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James Alden Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0660-sc

Autograph letter signed. Letter between friends and officers. Alden updates Walker on his request for additional marines, moving of personal effects, payment of a bookcase and political news.

Dates

  • May 8 1869

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Extent

1 item (2 pages; 25 cm.)

Overview

Autograph letter signed. Letter between friends and officers. Alden updates Walker on his request for additional marines, moving of personal effects, payment of a bookcase and political news.

Biographical Note

James Alden, a naval officer, was born 31 March 1810 in Portland, Maine, and died 6 February 1877.

General

Includes copies of information on James Alden (p. 145-6) and John Grimes Walker from the Dictionary of American Biography.

General No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the James Alden Letter
Status
No additional box or folder list for this small collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686