Item MS-2-277, SF Box 41, Folder 15 - Letter from Francis V. Hugo to Mrs Saunders

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Letter from Francis V. Hugo to Mrs Saunders

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MS-2-277, SF Box 41, Folder 15

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  • ca. 1863 (Creation)

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1 page

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François-Victor Hugo (1828-1873) was the third and youngest son of Victor Hugo.

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The letter was donated to the Archives in 1976 by Donald C. Mackay.

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Letter from Francis V. Hugo to Mrs Saunders, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Hugo's younger sister, Adèle, boarded with the Saunders under an assumed name after she followed Lt. Albert Andrew Pinson from London to Halifax, where he was stationed between 1863-1866.

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  • English

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English.

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Please see Box 14, Folder 7, MS-2-Ref for research notes and articles about the circumstances surrounding Adèle Hugo's stay in Halifax that precipitated her brother's correspondence.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], MS-2-277, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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August 2012

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  • Box: MS-2-277, SF Box 41