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Manuscript/Mixed Material Letter from Elizabeth E. Hutter to Benjamin Harrison, March 6, 1889.

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Title

  • Letter from Elizabeth E. Hutter to Benjamin Harrison, March 6, 1889.

Names

  • Hutter, Elizabeth E. [probably the right person based on context] (Author)

Created / Published

  • March 6, 1889

Headings

  • -  Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901
  • -  Letter

Genre

  • Letter.

Notes

  • -  Forms part of Benjamin Harrison papers, 1780-1948; for additional information, see: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms009029
  • -  Mrs. Elizabeth Hutter writes to congratulate President Harrison on his inaugural address, calling it a "magnificent production." She also mentions the personal friendship her husband shared with President William Henry Harrison: "When your grandfather was inaugurated in 1840, Mr. Hutter, my husband was present, and stood by his side on the platform. They were warm friends and when death came and took him away so soon, Mr. Hutter predicted that some day, our Heavenly Father would so ordain it that one of his grandsons would be elected President."
  • -  Letter from Elizabeth E. Hutter to Benjamin Harrison, March 6, 1889.
  • -  Original document scanned in 1999-2000 for the former American Memory presentation “I Do Solemnly Swear”: Presidential Inaugurations (retired 2016).

Source Collection

  • Benjamin Harrison papers, 1780-1948

Repository

  • Manuscript Division

Online Format

  • image

Rights & Access

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Manuscript Division, Benjamin Harrison Papers.

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Chicago citation style:

Hutter, Elizabeth E. Probably The Right Person Based On Context. Letter from Elizabeth E. Hutter to Benjamin Harrison, March 6. March 6, 1889. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/pin3006/.

APA citation style:

Hutter, E. E. P. T. R. P. B. O. C. (1889) Letter from Elizabeth E. Hutter to Benjamin Harrison, March 6. March 6. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/pin3006/.

MLA citation style:

Hutter, Elizabeth E. Probably The Right Person Based On Context. Letter from Elizabeth E. Hutter to Benjamin Harrison, March 6. March 6, 1889. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/pin3006/>.