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   Letters of Italian Patriots 1754-1874.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Letters of Italian Patriots; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078932 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
Title:Letters of Italian Patriots 1754-1874.
Physical description:30 items (1 box)
Language(s): Italian.
Access: This collection has no restrictions. This collection is located on-site.  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

This group of thirteen letters, one document, one signed card, fourteen portraits, and one portrait medal relates to six distinguished Italian patriots who were prominent in the unification of Italy in the 19th century. The collection includes one letter and one portrait of Count Camillo Benso Cavour (1810-1861); three letters and three portraits of Domenico Cirillo (1739-1799); two letters and two portraits of Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-1882); one letter and one portrait of Giuseppe Guisti (1809-1850); six letters, one signed card, and six portraits of Giuseppe Mazzini (1805-1872); and one document, one portrait, and one portrait medal of Victor Emmanuel II of Italy (1820-1878). The letters are in many cases accompanied by transcriptions and translations as they are chiefly in Italian. The portraits are engravings and photographs.

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Using the Collection

RBML

Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Letters of Italian Patriots; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Finding aid available in repository and online.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 07/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2012-10-16 XML document instance created by Catherine C. Ricciardi

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

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Autographs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Engravings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Portraits.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Cavour, Camillo Benso, conte di, 1810-1861.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cirillo, Domenico, 1739-1799.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Garibaldi, Giuseppe, 1807-1882.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Giusti, Giuseppe, 1809-1850.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Italy--History--19th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Italy--Politics and government--1789-1870.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mazzini, Giuseppe, 1805-1872.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Patriotism--Italy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Victor Emmanuel II, King of Italy, 1820-1878.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Historical Note

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