Letter from Charles Sumner to Solomon Lincoln Regarding Englishman Mr. Dalton

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Title

Letter from Charles Sumner to Solomon Lincoln Regarding Englishman Mr. Dalton

Description

In this letter, dated May 14, 1849, Senator Charles Sumner informs Solomon Lincoln that an English gentleman, Mr. Dalton, wishes to visit him. Sumner believes that Dalton has information regarding the history of the Lincoln family that he wants to share with Solomon Lincoln. Sumner also tells Lincoln that Dalton is a very well-respected, elderly gentleman.

Subject

Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874
Lincoln, Solomon 1804-1881
Families
Genealogies
Scholars
Visiting
Mr. Dalton

Creator

Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874

Publisher

Hingham Public Library

Date Created

1849 May 14

Rights

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Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Spatial Coverage

Boston (Mass.)
Hingham (Mass.)
England

Temporal Coverage

1849

Citation

Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874, “Letter from Charles Sumner to Solomon Lincoln Regarding Englishman Mr. Dalton,” Hingham Public Library Local History & Special Collections, accessed May 26, 2017, http://hinghampubliclibrary.omeka.net/items/show/289.