Robert Peary, Robert E. Peary, South Harpswell, ME to Dr. George F. Kunz, [New York], 1814 October 11, LetterManuscript Mss 914561

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Title:

Robert Peary, Robert E. Peary, South Harpswell, ME to Dr. George F. Kunz, [New York], 1814 October 11, Letter

Call Number:

Manuscript Mss 914561

Collection Dates:

1814 October 11

Size of Collection:

3 pgs. ; 27 x 20 cm.

Abstract:

1 ALS to Dr. George F. Kunz. Peary replies to a request that the flag he rose at the North Pole be used in a Parade float in New York City. Peary declines use of the flag, but offers another to be used. Peary also recommends his friend and artist Albert Operti to assist with any preparations of the float. The letter is accompanied by a note to Kunz from F.A. Lucas (mentioned in Peary's letter) stating that he has returned the letter to Kunz per his request.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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