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Henry Hale G. Sharpless passport

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-036
This collection is comprised of Henry G. Sharpless's passport. The passport is in French, and includes stamps from various countries.

Dates

  • 1851

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Extent

0.08 Linear Feet

Biographical note

Henry Hale Graham Sharpless (1823-1870) was born in 1823, the son of Townsend Sharpless and Mary B. Jones Sharpless. In 1855, Sharpless married Mary Van Buren and was disowned by her Meeting for marrying a non-member. Sharpless ran a dry goods business in Philadelphia, which was started by his grandfather. Sharpless died in 1870, at the age of 46.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC.975.01.068 Henry Hale G. Sharpless diaries
  • MC.975.02.018 Henry Hale G. Sharpless letterbooks
  • MC.975.08.029 Henry Hale G. sharpless financial records

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed December 2015.
Title
Henry H.G. Sharpless passport, 1851
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
December 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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