Charles Kean letter to Colonel D'Aguilar

Charles Kean letter to Colonel D'Aguilar

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Kean, Charles John, 1811?-1868
Title: Charles Kean letter to Colonel D'Aguilar
Dates: 1840 January 14
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2435

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles John Kean (1811?-1868) was an English actor-manager best known for his revivals of Shakespearean plays.

For further information, see the article "Charles Kean" at Encyclopaedia Britannica.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Washington, January 14, 1840, "My dear Colonel" (Colonel D'Aguilar), signed "Charles Kean," regarding many disasters that have befallen Kean on his American tour.


Index Terms

Correspondence
Kean, Charles John, 1811?-1868 -- Travel

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Charles Kean letter to Colonel D'Aguilar, ms 2435. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letter, 1840 January 14