Irving Grinnell collection 1858-1864 (bulk 1858-1861)
Irving Grinnell collection
Grinnell, Irving, 1839-1921
This collection is made up of letters that Irving Grinnell received during his travels in Europe from 1858-1861 and in 1864. Philip Schuyler, Jr., and M. C. Heckscher ("Tilly") shared news about their social lives in New York City from 1858-1859; Grinnell's mother, Julia Irving Grinnell, wrote about New Yorkers' reactions to the Civil War. The collection also contains material related to the New York Yacht Club.
The material is in English
William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
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