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Box 6

 Container

Contains 215 Results:

John K. Kane letter to Jane Duval Leiper Kane, 1840 September 14

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 46
Scope and Contents

Materials include a letter from John K. Kane to Jane Duval Leiper Kane saying he arrived in a new city called Clarion then passed on to Brookville and Luthersburg. John also gives his opinion on western Pennsylvania's development. Dated September 14, 1840.

Dates: 1840 September 14

John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1840 November

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 47
Scope and Contents

Materials include a letter from John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane to Thomas L. Kane reprimanding him for not telling the family about his health problems and asking him to return home before the spring. They also tell him that Martin Van Buren has lost the presidential election to William Henry Harrison. Dated November 5-6, 1840.

Dates: 1840 November

John K. Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1840 November 8

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 48
Scope and Contents

Materials include a letter from John K. Kane to his son Thomas L. Kane advising him to alter the distant tone in his letters. John gives Thomas a political update and tells him about his problem with the U.S. Bank. Dated November 8, 1840.

Dates: 1840 November 8

John K. Kane, Jane Duval Leiper Kane, and Robert Patterson Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1840 November

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 49
Scope and Contents

Materials include a letter from John K. Kane, Jane Duval Leiper Kane, and Robert Patterson Kane to Thomas L. Kane saying that the elections are over and all the vots have been tallied. They tell him that his package has arrived and is secured. Dated November 8-18, 1840.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1840 November

John K. Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1840 November 28

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 50
Scope and Contents

Materials include a letter from John K. Kane to Thomas L. Kane expressing feelings that Tom has been trying to disguise his low spirits, so he gives him some words of encouragement. Dated November 28, 1840.

Dates: 1840 November 28

John K. Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1840 November 29

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 51
Scope and Contents

Materials include a letter from John K. Kane to Thomas L. Kane saying that he is sending a package with Elliott Cresson who is on his way to London. Dated November 29, 1840.

Dates: 1840 November 29

John K. Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1840 December 5

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 52
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Thomas L. Kane updating him on the new political situations and issues in the United States, specifically Philadelphia. He mentions the new cabinet, banking system, and politicians in charge of the state. Dated December 5, 1840.

Dates: 1840 December 5

John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1840 December 19

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 53
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane to their son Thomas L. Kane informing the latter that he is sending a packet of information including President William Henry Harrison's message. They also tell Thomas that the banks have not announced their intention to resume business. Dated December 19, 1840.

Dates: 1840 December 19

John K. Kane letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1841 January 24

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 54
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Thomas L. Kane complaining that Thomas has not mentioned his health in his letters. He asks about plans for Thomas's return home from England. Dated January 24, 1841.

Dates: 1841 January 24

John K. Kane and William Leiper letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1841 January 29

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2b
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 55
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane and Uncle Bill (William Leiper) to Thomas L. Kane. The letter is badly damaged with text missing, but it contains a request for Thomas to return home since the family misses him and mentions Thomas's birthday, which was on January 27th. It also describes Pennsylvania Governor David R. Porter's visit to the Kane household. Dated January 29, 1841.

Dates: 1841 January 29