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Title
A Postal Case. To the Editor of the Advertiser.
Names
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Author)
Boston Advertiser (Publication place)
Collection

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

Manuscripts and Typescripts

Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1872 (Questionable)
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Clemens
Shelf locator: SLC Postal Case Letter
Genres
Manuscripts
Letters to the editor
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Letters
Extent: 6 leaves
[6 written leaves]; letter pasted onto pages of book (now unbound) and cut to fit. Letter to editor of the Advertiser. Published in the Boston Advertiser, June 23, 1874, dated June 16, 1874. Date of 1872 suggested by Isabel Lyon in note to W. T. H. Howe, July 7, 1936, in pencil at top of first leaf.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15893396
MSS Unit ID: 19174
Accession number: 107900B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8628e150-efc3-012f-72e3-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1835: Creator Born
  • 1872: Created
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "A Postal Case. To the Editor of the Advertiser. " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d3c59500-4298-0132-8fbe-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "A Postal Case. To the Editor of the Advertiser. " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d3c59500-4298-0132-8fbe-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1872). A Postal Case. To the Editor of the Advertiser. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d3c59500-4298-0132-8fbe-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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A Postal Case. To the Editor of the Advertiser.