Letter from Washington Irving, of Sunnyside, Irvington, N.Y., to George P. Paterson, apparently a friend or business associate. Irving wrote to thank Paterson for books he had sent him, which he notes arrived on Christmas morning. Fragile condition; torn or broken at folds into separate fragments.
Washington Irving Letter, 1852, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Washington, D.C
247,092 (NMAH Acc.)
Very fragile condition, requires special care. May be viewed only under close staff supervision