Letter from Henry Clay to Charles Lobdell. Lexington, Kentucky, 11 November 1850

Title

Letter from Henry Clay to Charles Lobdell. Lexington, Kentucky, 11 November 1850

Description

Despite his rule not to send his autograph, he thanks Lobdell for his compliments and since Lobdell wants to follow Franklin's profession, he hopes he will "emulate his virtues, and attain to his fame and greatness."

Creator

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

Source

Filson Historical Society Manuscript Collection

Date

11 November 1850

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Mss. C C

Files

Clay1850Novp1.jpg

Citation

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852, “Letter from Henry Clay to Charles Lobdell. Lexington, Kentucky, 11 November 1850,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed July 29, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3045.