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Title
Correspondence 1850, Letter from John C. Fremont regarding Audubon Folio
Creator
Fremont, John C., 1813-1890 (author)
Date Created and/or Issued
1850
1850-08-29
Contributing Institution
San José Public Library. California Room
Collection
Ephemera Collection
Rights Information
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact the California Room: http://www.sjlibrary.org/research/special/ca/contacts_index.htm
Description
Letter from John C. Fremont to Dr. John Townsend responding to an inquiry from Dr. Townsend concerning the purchase of Audubon's works. Fremont offers to purchase an available copy for $750.00. The purchase was never completed, perhaps because Dr. Townsend perished from cholera four months later.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg2000
Scaled to 3000 pixels width. Grayscale strip cropped from image. Scanning outsourced to Northern Micrographics as part of the Local History Digital Resources Project, 2005-2006. Technical metadata is limited
Extent
25 x 20 cm.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjplephemer/id/349
Language
English
Subject
Correspondence
Books
Ephemera
Fremont, John C., 1813-1890
Townsend, John, d. 1850
Audobon, John James, 1785-1851
Place
San Jose
California
Source
SJPL California Room Ephemera Collection

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