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Bancroft, George, 1800-1891


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George Bancroft letter to Meredith Read

Identifier: MSS 0098-F0002

Letter from George Bancroft, prominent scholar of American history, to General J. Meredith Read, informing General Read of Bancroft's inability to obtain a copy of the Journal of Delaware in 1776, containing Delaware revolutionary records. The letter is attached to a board with "letter of George Bancroft[,] the emiment American historian[,] to General Meredith Read" printed on it.

Dates: 1860 March 21