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Guide to the Sineus Hopping letter 1974.217

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 09, 2011
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hopping, Sineus
Title: Sineus Hopping letter
Dates: 1862
Abstract: A letter from Sineus Hopping to his parents, dated November 1, 1862. The letter was written by Hopping while aboard the United States Receiving Ship North Carolina at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. In the letter, Hopping discusses his impending incription into the military. Hopping was from Bridgehampton, Long Island.
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0025
Call Phrase: 1974.217
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.