Simeon B. Chittenden letter
Language of Materials
This collection consists of a letter from Simeon B. Chittenden to a friend concerning a visit to Washington, D.C. and his family's health. Simeon B. Chittenden (b. 1814) was a member of the United States Representative from New York and served as vice president of the New York City Chamber of Commerce. He resided in Brooklyn at 18 Pierrepont Street and his body was interred at Green-Wood Cemetery upon his death in 1889.
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Identification of item, date (if known); Simeon B. Chittenden letter, 1980.021, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source and date of acquisition unknown. The item was formally accessioned in 1980.