Adam Badeau letters from various correspondents
Letters to diplomat Adam Badeau from various correspondents received while he was consul general in London.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.
Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Letters include many dinner invitations and thank-you notes for engagements, notably invitations to the Travelers Club for a month at a time, and letters telling Badeau that he is being considered as a permanent member of the club. Many correspondents comment on Badeau's book concerningUlysses S. Grant. Letters also discuss Badeau's life in London.
Biographical / Historical
Adam Badeau was an American author, military General during the American Civil War, and diplomat.
Arranged alphabetically by author.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell; received: 1918.
- Badeau, Adam, 1831-1895, recipient. Adam Badeau letters from various correspondents, ca. 1870-1879: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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