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Adams, James, printed certificate for John Camson[?]. Jan. 24, 1861.

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Title
Adams, James, printed certificate for John Camson[?]. Jan. 24, 1861.
Names
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 (Addressee)
Adam, James (Signer)
Camson, John (Associated name)
Collection

Henry David Thoreau Papers, 1837-1917 bulk (1837-1860)

Series IV: Incoming Correspondence

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1861-01-24 (Questionable)
Place: Concord, MA
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Thoreau
Shelf locator: Thoreau Notes on Fruits +
Topics
Authors, American -- 19th century
Intellectuals -- United States
Naturalists -- United States
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Biographical/historical: Census records appear to show no John Camson and several John Lamsons alive in Middlesex county in 1860, but the initial letter is written the same as that of "Concord."
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Citation/reference: The Correspondence of Henry David Thoreau, ed. Walter Harding and Carl Bode (NYC: New York University Press, 1958), n/a.
Physical Description
Form
Extent: 1 leaf
[1 written side], Certificate of measurement of load of wood at 9 feet, for John Camson. Used by HDT as paper for [Notes on Fruits], page numbered 127 verso.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520476
MSS Unit ID: 19098
Accession number: 173769B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 936be1e0-2127-0130-25d9-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1861: Created
  • 1862: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Adams, James, printed certificate for John Camson[?]. Jan. 24, 1861." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aac16ca0-175b-0132-2373-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Adams, James, printed certificate for John Camson[?]. Jan. 24, 1861." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 10, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aac16ca0-175b-0132-2373-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1861). Adams, James, printed certificate for John Camson[?]. Jan. 24, 1861. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/aac16ca0-175b-0132-2373-58d385a7b928

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Adams, James, printed certificate for John Camson[?]. Jan. 24, 1861.