Horace Greeley letter
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Horace Greeley letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872.
Title: Horace Greeley letter
Dates: circa 1870
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0324

Biographical/Historical Note

Horace Greeley (1811-1872) was a political leader, social reformer, and editor of the New York Tribune. In 1872 he received the Democratic Party's nomination for President.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Horace Greeley to Mr. Hawk, undated, regarding Greeley's agreement to do whatever his friends, General John Cochrane and Ethan Allen, judge best.

Index Terms

Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872.
Letters (correspondence)
United States--Politics and government--1849-1877.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Horace Greeley letter, MS 324, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of L.A. Wakeman, 1883.


Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


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