Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Page one of the August 27, 1833 letter from Cornelius and Susannah Pering to the Edwards family of Chard

image number:

P0024522

description:

The letter, a prime example of crossed-letter writing, is a four-page (two leaf) autograph letter signed with integral address leaf, and wax seal that is mostly intact.

Search the accession number 0036 to see images of all of the pages of the letter as well as details of the watercolor images.

For a detail of the watercolor at center see image P0024523.

date taken:

1833 August 27

photographer studio:

Pering, Cornelius (as artist)

accession number:

0036

personal name:

Pering, Cornelius

personal name:

Pering, Susannah Hine

topic:

Correspondence

topic:

Watercolors

topic:

Art

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups