Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Lesueur mss., 1819-1830, consist of eight letters to Charles Alexandre Lesueur, 1778-1846, artist and naturalist, six being from Nicholas Marcellus Hentz, 1797-1856, educator; one from Arnould[?] Hentz, May 2, 1820; one from Etienne Caillaux, Catholic priest, Jeremie, Haiti, June 9, 1830; and bills of lading for minerals shipped by or to Lesueur.

Collection size: 13 items

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