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Abraham Hart papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-414

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains a power of attorney for the firm of Carey & Hart, signed by Hart (1830); two letters to the firm on literary matters (1849, 1853); two loan certificates, and a letter from Thomas Carlyle to Hart in Philadelphia, discussing a royalty payment for Carlyle's miscellanie printed by Hart. Mention is made in the letter of Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Dates

  • 1830-1854

Creator

Extent

.25 Linear Feet

Overview

The collection contains a power of attorney for the firm of Carey & Hart, signed by Hart (1830); two letters to the firm on literary matters (1849, 1853); two loan certificates, and a letter from Thomas Carlyle to Hart in Philadelphia, discussing a royalty payment for Carlyle's miscellanie printed by Hart. Mention is made in the letter of Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Acquisition Note

Gift, in part, of the Elsie O. and Philip D. Sang Foundation 1979

Physical Description

one folder in consolidated box

Note

Includes former P-234
Title
Guide to the Abraham Hart papers, 1830-1854 P-414
Status
In Progress
Author
Finding aid created by marc2ead_ajhs.xsl
Date
© 2009
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

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