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[Letter] Berlin [to] Mr. Wines / George Bancroft.

Title: [Letter] Berlin [to] Mr. Wines / George Bancroft.
Personal Author: Bancroft, George, 1800-1891.
Extent: [1] leaf.
Dimensions: 18 x 11 cm.
General Note: Written on American Legation, Berlin letterhead. No date.
Abstract: Bancroft writes to Mr. Wines to introduce his friend Professor Marquardsen, "one of the most distinguished men of Germany," and a member of the German Parliament; Bancroft asks that he be introduced to American delegates. American historian and politician George Bancroft enjoyed a career marked with literary, military, and diplomatic accomplishments. He wrote a multi-volume History of the United States (1834-40), served as Secretary of the Navy, established the Naval Academy at Annapolis, and served as minister to Great Britain (1846-49) and Germany (1867-74).
Personal Subject: Bancroft, George, 1800-1891 -- Correspondence
Marquardsen, Heinrich.
Subject: Scholars -- Germany
Legislators -- Germany.
Geographical Subject: Germany.
Recipient: Wines
 

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