Letters of John Esten Cooke [manuscript], 1870-1881.


Cooke, John Esten, 1830-1886. Letters of John Esten Cooke [manuscript], 1870-1881.

Letters of John Esten Cooke [manuscript], 1870-1881.

In a letter, ante 1870 Cooke tries to find a particular book for Dr. W. G. Barney and requests some C.S.A. reports from him for a life of Lee he is writing. He writes a letter of sympathy, 1880 Dec. 5 to J. C. Derby. In a letter, 1881 May 8, to King and Baird, he sends corrected proof and reluctantly accedes to their request to print without his reading further proof.

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Cooke, John Esten, 1830-1886

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