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Pringle, Thomas (1789-1834) [Transmission of two cards for the Institute of France's annual assembly]


Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00496.276 Author/Creator: Pringle, Thomas (1789-1834) Place Written: Paris, France Type: Note Date: no date Pagination: 1 p. ; 15 x 13.5 cm

Summary of Content: Attributed to Pringle, the Scottish poet and abolitionist, circa 1820s. Pringle relates that Athanase Coquerel sends compliments to [Ch. N. N.?] Richard and Elihu Burritt. Transmits two cards (not included) for the annual assembly of one of the Academies of the Institute of France. Written on stationery of the Eglise Reformee de Paris.

Background Information: Coquerel was French Protestant theologian and statesman. If referring to the reformer Elihu Burritt and indeed written by Pringle, it is possible this note was written in the late 1820s ...or early 1830s.See More

People: Pringle, Thomas, 1789-1834
Coquerel, Athanase, 1795-1868
Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: EducationFranceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign Policy

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