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Title
To Simeon A. Stearns from J. G. Brown, 11 August 1842
Names
Stearns, Simeon A. (Simeon Albert), 1815- (Addressee)
Brown, J. G. (Author)
Collection

Simeon A. Stearns papers

Letters

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1842-08-11
Place: Providence (R.I.)
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2866
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Biographical/historical: J.G. Brown was a member of the Expedition’s Scientific Corps.
Description
Asks to meet Stearns so that he can deliver letters from the Navy Department and discuss an important matter “respecting the Ex.Ex. as connected with Captain Wilkes.”
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12388196
MSS Unit ID: 2866
Archives EAD ID: 2021960
Photo Order: 53668
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1d2454b0-e5aa-013c-c5e7-0242ac110003
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1842: Created
  • 2024: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "To Simeon A. Stearns from J. G. Brown, 11 August 1842" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1842. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d1696f80-7e2a-0132-8126-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "To Simeon A. Stearns from J. G. Brown, 11 August 1842" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 21, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d1696f80-7e2a-0132-8126-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1842). To Simeon A. Stearns from J. G. Brown, 11 August 1842 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d1696f80-7e2a-0132-8126-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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To Simeon A. Stearns from J. G. Brown, 11 August 1842