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Ernst H. Hoffman letters to Agnes Augusta Hoffman, 1904 - 1905

 Series — Container: 2, Folder: 2

Scope and Contents

Copied from dealer description: "Offered are four [4] very descriptive, detailed 6 – 9 page letters handwritten by Pennsylvania native and now new resident at the College Physicians and Surgeons in Baltimore, Maryland Ernst H. Hoffmann who writes to his beloved cousin Miss Agnes Augusta Hoffmann c/o Lucretia Genheimer of his arrival and experiences at his new school. Ernst does a super job of describing his classes, mates, studies and extra curricular activities in Baltimore from September 29, 1904 through to March 20, 1905 with two letters in between; on November 9 and December 12, 1904."


  • Creation: 1904 - 1905


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.


0.167 Cubic Feet (4 items)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Benjamin M. Katz, February 2015.


Accession 2014-15.MS.043

Processing Information

Processed by Jordon Steele, February 2015.


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA