Letter from Grace Greenwood to James Fields, Feb 11, 1854

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Title

Letter from Grace Greenwood to James Fields, Feb 11, 1854

Subject

Howitt, Mary, 1799-1888
Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904
Arts--Literature
Relationships--Networks

Description

Greenwood has sent some books by express for Mary Howitt, who is currently searching for material regarding the early settlement of the Western states. Fields should forward the package to Lippincott & Grambo's "Cabinet History of the United States."

Credit

Huntington Library, James Thomas Fields Papers and Addenda

Creator

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904

Source

Huntington, JTFP, Box 41, FI 1796

Date

1854-02-11

Type

Reference

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Text

[page 1] Dear Fields.
We send you by express today a package of books for Mary Howitt. She wrote to me for material for a History of America. Especially for accounts of the Early settlement of the Western States. Will you send this same package Lippincott & Grambo's "Cabinet History of the United States". Seven volumes of which have been published. Please send by the steamer of next Tuesday. the 14th. without +++ as there has

[page 2] already been quite too much delay in executing the commission. I have found much difficulty in finding books treating on the Indian wars, Pioneer Life &c. Mary Howitt's address is
The Heritage
Highgate Rise
London
I should have purchased Lippincott and Grambo's books. but that I thought you

[page 3] could perhaps get them on better terms charge to me
As ever yours affectionately
Grace

From

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904

To

Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881

Location

Philadelphia, PA, US

Geocode (Latitude)

39.952583

Geocode (Longitude)

-75.165222

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Citation

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904, “Letter from Grace Greenwood to James Fields, Feb 11, 1854,” Archival Gossip Collection, accessed August 10, 2022, https://www.archivalgossip.com/collection/items/show/788.

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