Richard John Levy and Sally Waldman Sweet collection, 1766-1935. (Archival material, 1766) [WorldCat.org]
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Richard John Levy and Sally Waldman Sweet collection, 1766-1935.

Author: Richard John LevyJohn AdamsJohn Quincy AdamsAlfred AdlerSusan B AnthonyAll authors
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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The Richard John Levy and Sally Waldman Sweet Collection contains letters and documents signed by prominent political figures, military leaders, authors and scientists. The date span of the collection is from 1766-1935, with the bulk of the items being from the 19th century. Notable individuals include Susan B. Anthony, Robert Browning, Henry Clay, Charles Darwin, George Gissing, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Jefferson,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autographs
Correspondence
Manuscripts
Collections
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard John Levy; John Adams; John Quincy Adams; Alfred Adler; Susan B Anthony; Emil von Behring; Alexander Graham Bell; Robert Browning; James Buchanan; Henry Clay; Grover Cleveland; Marie Curie; George A Custer; Charles Darwin; David Glasgow Farragut; James George Frazer; John Charles Frémont; George Gissing; Ulysses S Grant; Alexander Hamilton; John Hancock; Hermann von Helmholtz; Ernest Hemingway; Oliver Wendell Holmes; Andrew Jackson; Thomas Jefferson; Andrew Johnson; Robert Koch; Abraham Lincoln; Joseph Lister, Baron; James Madison; Guglielmo Marconi; John Marshall; James Monroe; Samuel Finley Breese Morse; William Osler, Sir; Louis Pasteur; James K Polk; Franklin D Roosevelt; Theodore Roosevelt; Benjamin Rush; William T Sherman; Alexander H Stephens; William Sulzer; Rudolf Virchow; George Washington; Daniel Webster; Noah Webster; Eli Whitney; Woodrow Wilson
OCLC Number: 122517169
Language Note: In French and German.
Description: 1 linear ft. (2 boxes)

Abstract:

The Richard John Levy and Sally Waldman Sweet Collection contains letters and documents signed by prominent political figures, military leaders, authors and scientists. The date span of the collection is from 1766-1935, with the bulk of the items being from the 19th century. Notable individuals include Susan B. Anthony, Robert Browning, Henry Clay, Charles Darwin, George Gissing, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, James Madison, James Monroe, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, George Washington, Daniel Webster and Woodrow Wilson. There are many items of exceptional content, such as a letter by Thomas Jefferson regarding financial support for a female slave freed by Jefferson's lifelong friend George Wythe, a letter by Robert Browning on the subject of Darwinism, a letter by Charles Darwin concerning his book On The Origin of Species and a letter by Susan B. Anthony on women's suffrage.

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