Walter Burlingame papers, 1821-1910.


Burlingame, Walter. Walter Burlingame papers, 1821-1910.

Walter Burlingame papers, 1821-1910.

Sketches and cartoons by Henry Brooks Davis depicting social life and the passing scene in Syracuse, many featuring Walter Burlingame; also, letters from Anson Burlingame to his wife, from Shanghai, Peking, Paris, Marseilles, New Orleans, New York and other cities, describing his travels and the social world he observes. Letters also to Walter Burlingame, Burlingame family history and genealogical notes; and material relating to the Sedgwick family.

.3 cubic ft. (1-5 legal box).

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Attorney, Boston, Massachusetts; Massachusetts state senator, 1852; congressman, 1855-1860; U.S. minister to Peking, China, 1860-1867. From the description of Letter : Washington, [D.C], to W[illia]m L. Lincoln, 1860 June 10. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27988840 Anson Burlingame was American envoy to China. The city of Burlingame, Calif., was named in his honor by William C. Ralston. From the description of Anson Burlingame papers,...

Sedgwick family. (family)

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