[Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, May 25, 1867] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, May 25, 1867]
  • Series Title Hamilton K. Redway Family papers, 1825-1916

Creator

  • Author: Redway, Hamilton K.
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1867-05-25

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: A letter from Hamilton K. Redway in Washington D.C. to his wife, Loriette Redway, on May 25, 1867. The letter is regarding Hamilton Redway's business and life in Washington. Redway informs Loriette that he is studying as much as possible to pass the examining board, and asks Loriette to pray that he will be prepared to face the board. Redway mentions that he has heard from Chittenden, and asks if Loriette has heard from Ellen. This could be in reference to his niece, Ellen Loretta. Also included with this item is the envelope in which the letter was sent. The envelope is addressed to Mrs. H. K. Redway in Mannsville, New York.
  • Physical Description: [2] p. ; 20 cm. x 12.5 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Correspondence
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Redway, Hamilton K., 1835- -- Archives.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Redway, Loriette C. -- Archives.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Coverage Date: 1867-05-25
  • Place Name: United States - Washington D.C.
  • Place Name: United States - New York - Jefferson County - Mannsville

Collection

  • Name: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
    Code: CWADP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA

Resource Type

  • Letter

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 25079248
  • Call Number: HM. 57
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1038507
  • Accession or Local Control No: HKR_1997-026-005
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth186780

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS
  • Display Note: The physical description of the included envelope: [1] p. ; 7.5 cm. x 13 cm.