Letter from George E. Ironside to Asbury Dickens, Esquire, Secretary of the Columbian Institute, September 4, 1820

ID: SIA RU007051 [SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D07]

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Form/Genre: Letters (correspondence)

Date: 1820

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7051, Columbian Institute Records, Image No. SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D07

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Summary

Letter from George E. Ironside to Asbury Dickens, Esquire, Secretary of the Columbian Institute, acknowledging the receipt of a letter notifying him of his election as a resident member of the Columbian Institute,. Dated 4 September 1820.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7051, Columbian Institute Records, Image No. SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D07

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  • 1820
  • September 4, 1820

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Letters (correspondence)

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SIA RU007051 [SIA_007051_S02_B01_F02_D07]

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Sir A jaunt into the country for the recovery of my health prevented my sooner acknowledging your polite communication of the 7th ulto. Be pleased, Sir, to return my best thanks to the Columbian Institute for the promotion of Arts and Sciences, for the honour they have conferred upon me, in electing me a resident member of their honourable body. The best exertions of my feeble powers shall always be exerted in promoting the ends of the Institute. I have the honour to be very respectfully Sir Your most obedn. Servt. George E. Ironside Washington City 4th Septr. 1820 Asbury Dickins Esq. Secretary of the Columbian Institute
[Left 1/3 fold of document] George E. Ironside, 4 Sept. 1820 [Center 1/3 fold of document] From George E. Ironside, acknowledging the receipt of a letter notifying him of his election as a resident member of the Columbian Institute, [double underline] dated 4, Sept, 1820.