Letter from C.E. Detmold to Edward Trelawny, dated Jan. 8, 1842

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Letter from C. E. Detmold in New York to Edward Trelawny at Putney Hill near London. It discusses his fears for Thomas Falconer's safety as he has heard that the "Texian" Santa Fe Expedition had been captured by Mexican forces and touches on British Whig finance politics. Detmold is Christian Edward Detmold (see Wikipedia article) and Trelawny is John Edward Trelawny the English biographer, novelist, adventurer and friend of the Romantic poets Percy Bysshe Shelley and Lord Byron.


Detmold, C. E. (Christian Edward), 1810-1887


Thomas Falconer Correspondence, Special Collections, Smith Library Center, Southwestern University. View the Finding Aid here.




Letter from C.E. Detmold to Edward Trelawny - January 8, 1842.pdf


Detmold, C. E. (Christian Edward), 1810-1887, “Letter from C.E. Detmold to Edward Trelawny, dated Jan. 8, 1842,” Digital Texas Heritage Resource Center , accessed January 15, 2021, https://texasheritage.omeka.net/items/show/8.

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