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A. S. Norton letter

Identifier: LaRC-M-910

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a letter from A. S. Norton, aboard the steamboat Echo on the Ohio River, in which he relates to J. G. Sweringen of St. Louis the efforts ot track down a Mr. Hendricks. The letter describes river travel and financial arrangements of trading boats.


  • 1838

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.


1.00 Folders

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Arrangement Note

This collection consists of one folder.

Source of Acquisition

Fisher Simmons

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Date acquired: 01/09/1980.

Processing Information

Finding aid information entered in Archon by Sophie Kohn in 2012.

Sophie Kohn
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Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US