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Bancroft, George, 1800-1891

 Person

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bancroft, George

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.

Letter to [George Washington] Greene, June 11, 1865

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: ABER MS MISC 31
Scope and Contents One holograph letter written by George Bancroft in New York to [George Wahington] Greene, dated June 11, 1865. The letter discusses Greene's historical writings and mentions John Adams, John Quincy Adams, George Washington, and Alexander Hamilton.

Letter to H.H. Parsons, January 9, 1843

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: ABER MS MISC 30
Scope and Contents One holograph letter written by George Bancroft in Boston to H.H. Parsons, Esq. in Albany, dated January 9, 1843. The letter reads, "I regret that I am unable to comply with your very flattering invitation; but I have been absent from home so much, that I am unwilling to go from Boston at present. Returning only last Saturday night, I found your letter; but for my absence, you would have received an earlier reply."