Butler, Steuben

Steuben Butler papers, 1807–1833.
1 folder (0.08 linear feet).
About Steuben Butler

Steuben Butler, of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania was a newspaper publisher and editor. His newspapers included the Luzerne Federalist, the Post-Boy, and the Wyoming Herald. Butler died in 1881 at the age of 92.

About the collection

Letters received by Steuben Butler from business associates and family in Philadelphia and New York. Mention of mob violence against British in Philadelphia in letter dated July 3, 1807, and in New York in letter dated August 10 [1812?].

Subjects
  • Butler, Steuben
  • Mobs
  • Philadelphia (Pa.) — Description and travel
  • United States — History — 1801-1809
Types of material
  • Correspondence
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