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United States -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Asa Blair papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 84
Overview: Pastor, Congregational Church, Kent, Connecticut. Chiefly letters to his wife during a trip to the South (1822) in which he describes Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, D. C. and Mount Vernon. A letter of Dec 2, 1822, describes the use of opium during his illness. Also in the collection are the correspondence of his wife Mira A. Blair and miscellaneous legal documents.
Dates: 1809-1848

J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 722
Overview: The J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur Papers consist of manuscripts and printed material documenting aspects of the later life and work of the French author, best known for his 1782 Letters from an American Farmer.
Dates: 1784-circa 1880, bulk 1784-1810