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SERIES Identifier: MS Am 579, MS Am 580, MS Am 579 (6-8)

Correspondence of Nathaniel Holmes, 1738-1774


  • 1738-1774

Language of Materials


Collection materials are in English.

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There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


3 Volumes

Biographical / Historical

Nathaniel Holmes (1703-1774) merchant who operated a distillery with domestic and foreign trade ventures.


Arranged into the following volumes:
  1. Volume VI: 1738 August 5 - 1754 July 18
  2. Volume VII: 1754 July 29 - 1760 October 6
  3. Volume VIII: 1760 October 8 - 1774 June 29

Physical Location


Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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