Manuscript/Mixed Material Stephen A. Benson letter, Monrovia, Liberia, to Theodore Dwight, New York, American Ethnological Society. On my return home early in May, from an official tour down the Coast, I received your favour of the 24th Jany ...

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Title
Stephen A. Benson letter, Monrovia, Liberia, to Theodore Dwight, New York, American Ethnological Society.
Other Title
On my return home early in May, from an official tour down the Coast, I received your favour of the 24th Jany ...
Summary
Autograph letter, signed, from Stephen A. Benson to Theodore Dwight about the benefits of circulating publications in Arabic about "Civilized Countries" in Africa with assurances from Benson that he will procure desired Arabic manuscripts for Theodore Dwight.
Contributor Names
Benson, Stephen Allen, 1816-1865, correspondent.
Dwight, Theodore, 1796-1866, recipient.
Rothman, Adam, 1971- transcriber.
American Ethnological Society, associated name.
Omar ibn Said Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Monrovia, Liberia : 1860 July 19.
Subject Headings
-  Dwight, Theodore,--1796-1866--Correspondence
-  Benson, Stephen Allen,--1816-1865--Correspondence
-  Manuscripts--Washington (D.C.)
-  Liberia--Monrovia
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Title devised by Library staff.
-  Transcription provided by Dr. Adam Rothman available online.
Medium
1 sheet ; 25 x 21 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
E445.N8 O43, no. 2
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/amedsaid1831.dw002
Library of Congress Control Number
2018662602
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Autograph letter, signed, from Stephen A. Benson to Theodore Dwight about the benefits of circulating publications in Arabic about "Civilized Countries" in Africa with assurances from Benson that he will procure desired Arabic manuscripts for Theodore Dwight.
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Benson, Stephen Allen, Correspondent, Theodore Dwight, Adam Rothman, Associated Name American Ethnological Society, and Omar Ibn Said Collection. Stephen A. Benson letter, Monrovia, Liberia, to Theodore Dwight, New York, American Ethnological Society. Monrovia, Liberia:, 1860. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2018662602/.

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Benson, S. A., Dwight, T., Rothman, A., American Ethnological Society, A. N. & Omar Ibn Said Collection. (1860) Stephen A. Benson letter, Monrovia, Liberia, to Theodore Dwight, New York, American Ethnological Society. Monrovia, Liberia:. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2018662602/.

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Benson, Stephen Allen, Correspondent, et al. Stephen A. Benson letter, Monrovia, Liberia, to Theodore Dwight, New York, American Ethnological Society. Monrovia, Liberia:, 1860. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018662602/>.