John Esten Cooke Scrapbook
Scope and Contents
This scrapbook published by Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper in four installments, of an otherwise unpublished novel by John Esten Cooke titled Cary J. Hunsdon: The Reflections of a Man; 1776.
- Creation: Inclusive 1874-1876
- Cooke, John Esten (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
John Esten Cooke was an American writer. During the American Civil War, Cooke served as a staff officer in the Confederate States Army cavalry.
Language of Materials
This scrapbook was handed down through the family.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Susan Randolph Day Dean of Tacoma, Washington in 2002.
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