Common Searches

M-032: Easton, Rufus

DATE: 16 April, 1816

CREATOR: Easton, Rufus (May 4, 1774 – July 5, 1834), American attorney, postmaster, delegate, Missouri's second Attorney General, and founder of Alton, Illinois.

SCOPE: Letter to Theodore Hunt, Esq. concerning an introduction of W. David Stone

EXTENT: 1 letter, date April 16, 1816. autograph letter signed

ACCESS: Due to rarity and condition, access to this collection is limited. Please contact the staff in advance of your visit to coordinate access to these materials for research purposes.

When available, this collection is available for on-site use only in the Rare Book and Manuscripts Reading Room. Some of the material in Special Collection M-032 may be photocopied, digitally scanned or photographed, subject to condition. For collections marked limited access, researchers are advised to contact the library at least three business days in advance of their visit to submit a request to view the physical material.

Researchers are advised to call ahead concerning changes in hours due to University intersessions and holidays. The St. Louis Mercantile Library is located on levels one and two of the Thomas Jefferson Library building.

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Preferred Citation: When citing the material from this collection, the preferred citation is: From the Special Collections of the St. Louis Mercantile Library at the University of Missouri – St. Louis.