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Mrs. John C. New letter 1885/02/19

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1011 (Text) 00000106659543 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/10 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/10 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a letter and envelope sent to Mrs. John C. New from the Indianapolis Firemen's Benefit Association and dated February 19, 1885. The letter is a thank-you for her "kind remembrance" and "bounteous repast" she supplied to the firemen.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Mrs. John C. New 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:
Elizabeth R. McRae New was the second wife of John C. New, Treasurer of the United States (1875-1876) under President Grant and U.S. Consul General, London, England, (1889-1893) and the mother of Senator Harry S. New. Mrs. New was born in Louisiana on February 4, 1845 and died in Indianapolis, Indiana on February 19, 1935.Source:"Harry S. New's Mother Dies: Was Widow of Treasurer of U.S. and Consul at London." Indianapolis Star , February 20, 1935.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Elizabeth Kennedy's estate.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: New, Elizabeth R. McRae 1845-1935.
Fire fighters.
Indianapolis (Ind.)
Genre: Correspondence.

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