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Title
Post Office official, ALS to. [187-].
Names
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Author)
Collection

Samuel Langhorne Clemens collection of papers, 1856-1938 (bulk 1870-1938)

Correspondence

Outgoing Correspondence

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1870-06-01 - 1876-08-31
Place: Elmira, NY
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Clemens
Shelf locator: SLC ALS to Post Office Official
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Citation/reference: Union Catalog of Clemens Letters 11232. Identified as Elmira Postmaster. Accompanied by note by Isabel Lyon to W. T. H. Howe, Aug. 22, 1938. 1 leaf.
Date: Dated Elmira, Tuesday. Isabel Lyon dates the letter to "any summer between 1871 & 76," based on handwriting and content.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Letters
Extent: 1 double leaf
[2 written pages]
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15893396
MSS Unit ID: 19174
Accession number: 105781B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9ff0a0f0-fc25-012f-df1b-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1835: Creator Born
  • 1870: Created (Approximate)
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Post Office official, ALS to. [187-]." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870 - 1876. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a7ee9b0-f5a4-0131-0c46-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Post Office official, ALS to. [187-]." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a7ee9b0-f5a4-0131-0c46-58d385a7bbd0

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1870 - 1876). Post Office official, ALS to. [187-]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7a7ee9b0-f5a4-0131-0c46-58d385a7bbd0

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Post Office official, ALS to. [187-].