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Judah P. Benjamin letters, 1870-1880

By Deirdre Barr

Collection Overview

Title: Judah P. Benjamin letters, 1870-1880

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection M-18

Extent: 1.0 Folders

Arrangement: This collection consists of one folder.

Date Acquired: 01/01/1963

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collections consists of three letters (including one typescript) of correspondence from Judah Benjamin, and an envelope.

Administrative Information

Accruals: Undated letter (likely 1873) from Mrs. Walter Stauffer, given in 1957.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Acquisition Source: John P. Dyer

Acquisition Method: Gift

Preferred Citation: Judah P. Benjamin letters, Manuscripts Collection M-18, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

Processing Information: Finding aid information entered in Archon by Deirdre Barr in 2012.


Box and Folder Listing

Folder 1: Letters, 1870-1880
Item 1: Letter to James A. Bayard, 1870 March 2
Letter from Judah P. Benjamin, Temple, London, to James A. Bayard, Wilmington, Delaware. Discusses the future of the US. Includes envelope.
Item 2: Letter to Mrs. E.A. Bradford, probably 1873
Letter from Judah P. Benjamin, Junior Athenæum, Piccadilly, to Mrs. E.A. Bradford.
Item 3: Letter to Jefferson Davis, 1880 December 16
Typescript of a letter from Judah P. Benjamin, Temple, London, to Jefferson Davis, concerning Benjamin's recollection of interviews with General Johnston.