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Charles Cist letter 1827.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0256 (Text) 00000106657828 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder

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General Note:
Processed by: Jamie Dunn, July 3, 2013
Restrictions on Access Note:
The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.:
This collection consists of a letter from Cist to Tal P. Shaffner concerning historical research being conducted by Shaffner.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Charles Cist letter, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Charles Cist was born April 24, 1793, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Charles and Mary (Weiss) Cist. He fought in the War of 1812, after which he moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In 1827 or 1828, Cist moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, where he became a newspaper editor. He married Janet White in 1817, and together they had thirteen children. Cist died September 8, 1868.
Subject: Shaffner, Tal. P. (Taliaferro Preston), 1818-1881.
Genre: Correspondence.

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