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Box 6

 Container

Contains 215 Results:

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, [1835?] November 8

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1d
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 83
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane advising her to find a replacement for the lame horse if necessary. No year on item. Dated November 8, approximately 1835.

Dates: [1835?] November 8

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, 1833 June 19

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 15
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane asking her to come visit him, saying that work has improved, discussing what to do with the house, and describing a visit to Mr. Louis McLane's home (McLane was the twelfth Secretary of State). Dated June 19, 1833.

Dates: 1833 June 19

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, [1835?] November 11

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1d
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 84
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane saying he is delighted to hear word from home and telling her that he is going to dinner with Mr. Henry D. Gilpin. No year on item. Dated November 11, approximately 1835.

Dates: [1835?] November 11

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, [1835?] May 14

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1d
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 86
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane saying he will take a short trip home for his birthday. He describes the dinner and conversation he had at President Andrew Jackson's home and says that Chancellor James Kent visited Elias Kane's home while he was there. No year on item. Dated May 14, approximately 1835.

Dates: [1835?] May 14

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, [1835?] November 22

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1d
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 87
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane responding to the public accusations against him and the government. He details a conversation he had with Martin Van Buren while at President Andrew Jackson's home the night before. No year on item. Dated November 22, approximately 1835.

Dates: [1835?] November 22

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, [1835?] January 28

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1d
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 88
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane saying that he caught a cold and plans a to pay a visit to Elizabeth Taylor. The letter includes a love letter for Jane. No year on item. Dated January 28, approximately 1835.

Dates: [1835?] January 28

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, [1835?] February 25

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1d
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 89
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane describing the decor and events of the Birthnight Ball in Washington the night before. He says that it appears that the canal bill will pass. No year on item. Dated February 25, approximately 1835.

Dates: [1835?] February 25

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, [1835?] October 19

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 1d
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 85
Scope and Contents

Letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane saying work will prevent him from going home. He tells her about his evening with President Andrew Jackson, his uncle Elias Kane, and other work associates. John also asks Jane to tell Dr. Robert Maskell Patterson that he completed his notes about the board the night before. No year on item. Dated October 19, approximately 1835.

Dates: [1835?] October 19

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, 1840 September 11

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 45
Scope and Contents

Materials include a letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane saying that he arrived in Meadville and giving details about his trip. Dated September 11, 1840.

Dates: 1840 September 11

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane; Thomas L. Kane letter to John K. Kane, 1844 March 5

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 71
Scope and Contents

Materials include original letters, one from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane, and another from Thomas L. Kane to John K. Kane that discuss the tragic gun explosion that occured on the USS Princeton during President John Tyler's ceremonial cruise down the Potomac River. The explosion claimed several lives, including some of the the President's advisors, but he was safe. Dated March 5, 1844.

Dates: 1844 March 5