George Bancroft letter to Meredith Read


Creator: Bancroft, George, 1800-1891
Date(s): 1860 March 21
Call Number: MSS 0098, F0002
Language: English
Abstract: Letter from George Bancroft, prominent scholar of American history, to General J. Meredith Read, informing General Read of Bancroft's inability to obtain a copy of the Journal of Delaware in 1776, Delaware revolutionary records. The letter is attached to a board with "letter of George Bancroft[,] the emiment American historian[,] to General Meredith Read" printed on it.
Physical Description: 1 item (1 page)
Source: Purchase, 1964.
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