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Box 6

 Container

Contains 215 Results:

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, bulk: 1843 November

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 65
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane in which John wishes Elisha well and updates him about United States current events, John's work, and the people he is working with. Dated November 12-23, 1843.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1843 November

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1843 December

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 67
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane saying that he is going to Washington to finish some business and tells Elisha more about what is currently happening in Washington. He says it is likely that Alexander Dallas Bache will succeed Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler as head of the Coast Survey. December 1-4, 1843.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1843 December

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1843 December 4

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 68
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane saying that John will send Elisha a package soon. John tells Elisha that his brother Thomas L. Kane has just arrived in Paris. Dated December 4, 1843.

Dates: 1843 December 4

John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1843 December 26

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 69
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane to Elisha Kent Kane. The letter contains Christmas greetings and an update on all of the family members, including Thomas L. Kane, who was away in Paris. Dated December 26, 1843.

Dates: 1843 December 26

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1844 January 28

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 70
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane with words of encouragement, an update of political and domestic affairs, and information about the presidential election. Dated January 28, 1844.

Dates: 1844 January 28

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1844 March 12

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 72
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane predicting that both Texas and Oregon will be part of the Union in a year. John mentions the public outcry regarding the use of the Bible in public schools. He also gives Elisha an update about the family and politics and tells him about a friendly letter from Martin Van Buren. Dated March 12, 1844.

Dates: 1844 March 12

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1844 March 21

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 73
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane saying that John will send a box of letters, pamphlets, and newpapers to Elisha. Dated March 21, 1844.

Dates: 1844 March 21

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1844 April

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 74
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane reviewing the recent deaths and illnesses in the community and giving him other recent news. Dated April 6-13, 1844.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1844 April

John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, bulk: 1844 April

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 75
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane and Jane Duval Leiper Kane to their son Elisha Kent Kane, informing him about the recent annexation of Texas and its effect on the presidential race. Dated April 21-29, 1844.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1844 April

John K. Kane letter to Elisha Kent Kane, 1844 May 13

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 2c
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 77
Scope and Contents

Materials include an original letter from John K. Kane to Elisha Kent Kane, saying that Thomas L. Kane has returned home healthier and taller. The letter explains the tensions between the Irish and the Native American party, comments on Martin Van Buren’s character, and gives the opinion that Henry Clay will be the next president. May 14, 1844.

Dates: 1844 May 13