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1861-1898
Creator:
Bell, F. R., (Frederick Robinson), 1838?-1898
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprised of formulas written by English chemist and druggist Frederick Robinson Bell spanning the years from 1861-1898. The formulas in the volume were used for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
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Frederick Robinson Bell pharmaceutical recipe book
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Bell, F. R., (Frederick Robinson), 1838?-1898
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1941
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1861-1898
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A volume comprised of formulas written by English chemist and druggist Frederick Robinson Bell spanning the years from 1861-1898. The formulas in the volume were used for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
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Bell, F. R., (Frederick Robinson), 1838?-1898
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1885-1890
Creator:
Müller, George, 19th century
Extent: 1 box (.20 linear foot)
A letterpress copybook housed in a portable metal copy press containing the correspondence of George Müller of Germany spanning the years from 1885 to 1890.
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George Müller letterpress copybook
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Müller, George, 19th century
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1341
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (.20 linear foot)
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1885-1890
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A letterpress copybook housed in a portable metal copy press containing the correspondence of George Müller of Germany spanning the years from 1885 to 1890.
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1880s 1890s
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Müller, George, 19th century Soennecken (Firm).
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1840-1875
Creator:
Kelley, Henry H.
Extent: 1 volume (+ 27 leaves)
This volume contains a collection of pharmaceutical formulas and recipes compiled and written by druggist and chemist Henry H. Kelley spanning the years from 1840 to 1875.
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Henry H. Kelley recipe book
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Kelley, Henry H.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1779
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 27 leaves)
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1840-1875
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This volume contains a collection of pharmaceutical formulas and recipes compiled and written by druggist and chemist Henry H. Kelley spanning the years from 1840 to 1875.
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1874-1878
Creator:
Wharton, Henry, 1827-1880
Extent: 1 volume
This oversize volume is a letterpress copybook containing the outgoing correspondence of Henry Wharton's law practice in Philadelphia, located in Washington Square. The letters span almost four years from 1874 to 1878. Wharton's practice served prominent Philadelphians and dealt with many facets of real estate law prominent Philadelphians. Some letters concern Philadelphia ordinances and legal matters.
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Henry Wharton letterpress copybook
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Wharton, Henry, 1827-1880
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1744
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1874-1878
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This oversize volume is a letterpress copybook containing the outgoing correspondence of Henry Wharton's law practice in Philadelphia, located in Washington Square. The letters span almost four years from 1874 to 1878. Wharton's practice served prominent Philadelphians and dealt with many facets of real estate law prominent Philadelphians. Some letters concern Philadelphia ordinances and legal matters.
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1870s
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Wharton, Henry, 1827-1880
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1887-1888
Creator:
Searles, John E., Jr., (John Ennis), 1840-1908
Sugar Refineries Company., Associated name
Extent: 1 volume
A letterpress copybook containing 500 leaves of outgoing correspondence sent by John E. Searles, Jr., who was responsible for the formation of the Sugar Trust. The correspondence sent by Searles documents the corporate history of the formation of the Sugar Trust spanning three months from October 1887 to Januanry 1888.
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John E. Searles letterpress copybook
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Searles, John E., Jr., (John Ennis), 1840-1908 Sugar Refineries Company., Associated name
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1820
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1887-1888
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A letterpress copybook containing 500 leaves of outgoing correspondence sent by John E. Searles, Jr., who was responsible for the formation of the Sugar Trust. The correspondence sent by Searles documents the corporate history of the formation of the Sugar Trust spanning three months from October 1887 to Januanry 1888.
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1880s
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Searles, John E., Jr., (John Ennis), 1840-1908 Sugar Refineries Company.
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1867-1925
Creator:
Wright, John W., (John Walter), 1845-1929
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
A volume written by English chemist John W. Wright spanning the years from 1867 to 1925. The volume comprises pharmaceutical formulas for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
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John W. Wright receipt book
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Wright, John W., (John Walter), 1845-1929
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 2001
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf)
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1867-1925
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A volume written by English chemist John W. Wright spanning the years from 1867 to 1925. The volume comprises pharmaceutical formulas for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
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Wright, John W., (John Walter), 1845-1929
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1849-1899
Creator:
Wilson, John, active 1850-1899
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 photograph, 3 leaves)
An account book kept by John Wilson who lived in Troutbeck and Windermere, Westmorland, England spanning the years from 1849 to 1899. The volume comprises Wilson's recorded business transactions with clients. Wilson's records suggest he was probably a literary agent, editor, and stationer. He was paid for editing, writing, arranging, and printing and was employed by newspapers such as the Kendal Times and the Lake Herald and writers including George Augustus Sala and Eliza Winstanley. Bound at the end of the volume is Reynold's astrological and prophetic almanack for 1849 on sixteen printed pages.
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John Wilson account book
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Wilson, John, active 1850-1899
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1788
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 photograph, 3 leaves)
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1849-1899
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An account book kept by John Wilson who lived in Troutbeck and Windermere, Westmorland, England spanning the years from 1849 to 1899. The volume comprises Wilson's recorded business transactions with clients. Wilson's records suggest he was probably a literary agent, editor, and stationer. He was paid for editing, writing, arranging, and printing and was employed by newspapers such as the Kendal Times and the Lake Herald and writers including George Augustus Sala and Eliza Winstanley. Bound at the end of the volume is Reynold's astrological and prophetic almanack for 1849 on sixteen printed pages.
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1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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Wilson, John, active 1850-1899
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1899-1912
Creator:
Robinson, Frederick Arthur, 1860-1945
Extent: 1 volume
An oversize volume comprising the inventories of books, paintings, china, porcelain, and ceramic figures owned by Frederick Aruthur Robinson in England. He was an exporter of machinery to gold mines in South Africa and later became chairman to several mining operations. Robinson compiled the inventories of his private library and personal belongings from the years 1899 to 1912.
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Library catalogue
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Robinson, Frederick Arthur, 1860-1945
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1879
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1899-1912
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An oversize volume comprising the inventories of books, paintings, china, porcelain, and ceramic figures owned by Frederick Aruthur Robinson in England. He was an exporter of machinery to gold mines in South Africa and later became chairman to several mining operations. Robinson compiled the inventories of his private library and personal belongings from the years 1899 to 1912.
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1890s 1900s 1910s
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Robinson, Frederick Arthur, 1860-1945
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circa 1762-1777
Extent: 1 volume (+ 4 leaves)
Parchment covered volume comprising a collection writings by an unnamed Anglican clergyman who lived in Bristol, England. The volume contains materials on a myriad of subjects spanning the years from 1762 to 1770 handwritten on 147 numbered pages.
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Miscellany
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1772
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 4 leaves)
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circa 1762-1777
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Parchment covered volume comprising a collection writings by an unnamed Anglican clergyman who lived in Bristol, England. The volume contains materials on a myriad of subjects spanning the years from 1762 to 1770 handwritten on 147 numbered pages.
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1885-1890
Creator:
Kay, W. Handley, (William Handley), 1850-1923, Contributor
Midland Union of Natural History Societies (Great Britain)., Recipient
Nottingham Naturalists' Society.
Extent: 1 volume
A letterpress copybook containing the outgoing correspondence of the Nottingham Naturalists' Society spanning the years from 1885 to 1890.
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Nottingham Naturalists' Society letterpress copybook
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Kay, W. Handley, (William Handley), 1850-1923, Contributor Midland Union of Natural History Societies (Great Britain)., Recipient Nottingham Naturalists' Society.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 2002
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1885-1890
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A letterpress copybook containing the outgoing correspondence of the Nottingham Naturalists' Society spanning the years from 1885 to 1890.
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1880s 1890s
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Kay, W. Handley, (William Handley), 1850-1923 Midland Union of Natural History Societies (Great Britain). Nottingham Naturalists' Society.
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1864-1865
Creator:
Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company.
Extent: 1 volume
Oversized volume containing copies of the outgoing correspondence from the commerical shipping company, Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O Company). The letters provide a record of the day-to-day operations of the company from 1864 to 1865.
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Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company letter book
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Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1739
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1864-1865
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Oversized volume containing copies of the outgoing correspondence from the commerical shipping company, Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O Company). The letters provide a record of the day-to-day operations of the company from 1864 to 1865.
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1860s
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Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company.
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circa 1850-1899
Extent: 1 volume (+1 leaf)
A volume comprising pharmaceutical formulas and recipes for medicinal, hygienic, veterinary, and household purposes. The volume was probably written between 1850 to 1899 in or near London, England, possibly by a chemist or pharmacist.
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Pharmaceutical recipe book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1928
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+1 leaf)
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circa 1850-1899
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A volume comprising pharmaceutical formulas and recipes for medicinal, hygienic, veterinary, and household purposes. The volume was probably written between 1850 to 1899 in or near London, England, possibly by a chemist or pharmacist.
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1897-1932
Creator:
Eustace, Robert George, 1871-1937
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
This volume containing chemical formulas for medicinal, veterinary, toiletry, household and photographic purposes was written by English chemist Robert George Eustace. The volume spans the years from 1897 to 1932.
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Robert George Eustace formulae
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Eustace, Robert George, 1871-1937
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1887
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1897-1932
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This volume containing chemical formulas for medicinal, veterinary, toiletry, household and photographic purposes was written by English chemist Robert George Eustace. The volume spans the years from 1897 to 1932.
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s
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Eustace, Robert George, 1871-1937
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1882-1883
Creator:
Lamson, William A., (William Ayres), 1859-1914
Extent: 1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
A letterpress copybook containing the personal outgoing correspondence of William A. Lamson spanning six months from November 1882 to May 1883. During this six-month period Lamson worked as secretary for the Mexican Central Railway Company and was living in a mining camp in Sonora, Mexico. There are 500 numbered leaves comprising letters arranged in chronological order addressed to family and friends regarding his journey to Mexico, his experiences at camp, duties of his job, living conditions, and observations of the Mexican people, culture, and customs.
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William A. Lamson letterpress copybook
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Lamson, William A., (William Ayres), 1859-1914
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1791
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 11 leaves)
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1882-1883
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A letterpress copybook containing the personal outgoing correspondence of William A. Lamson spanning six months from November 1882 to May 1883. During this six-month period Lamson worked as secretary for the Mexican Central Railway Company and was living in a mining camp in Sonora, Mexico. There are 500 numbered leaves comprising letters arranged in chronological order addressed to family and friends regarding his journey to Mexico, his experiences at camp, duties of his job, living conditions, and observations of the Mexican people, culture, and customs.
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1880s
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