Visit of the Hon. Carl Schurz to Boston

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Visit of the Hon. Carl Schurz to Boston
St. Botolph Club
The gathering, as well as being recorded in this work, was reported in the Boston Morning Journal where the location, setting and menu (not touched upon here) are described.

With the Compliments

of the Executive Committee

The members of the ST. BOTOLPH CLUB are
requested to meet at the Club-house, on Thursday
evening, at 9 o'clock.

Mr. Schurz will be introduced.

BOYLSTON STREET,

22 March, 1881.

VISIT
OF THE
HON. CARL SCHURZ
TO BOSTON


March, 1881






Schurz by Mora.jpg



The portrait of the Hon. Carl Schurz is an
artotype by Harroun and Bierstadt of New York,
from a negative kindly lent by Mora, the well-known
photographer.

Executive Committee.
 
FRANCIS PARKMAN. EDWARD ATKINSON.
ROBERT M. MORSE, Jr. JAMES M. BUGBEE.
WILLIAM W. CLAPP. EDWIN B. HASKELL.
A. J. C. SOWDON. ALFRED D. CHANDLER.

CONTENTS.


Names of the Executive Committee

The Invitation
  Names of the Signers to the Invitation,
    and of the Purchasers of Tickets

Mr. Schurz' Reply

Proceedings at the Dinner
  Address by the Hon. Charles R. Codman
  Address by the Hon. Carl Schurz
  Address by President Charles W. Eliot
  Address by the Rev. George E. Ellis, D.D.
  Address by the Rev. James Freeman Clarke, D.D.
  Address by Edward L. Pierce, Esq.
  Address by Dr. E. B. de Gersdorff
  Address by Col. Theodore Lyman

Letters
  Invitation to Ex-Attorney General Devens
  Letter from Ex-Attorney General Devens
  Second Letter from Ex-Attorney General Devens
  Letter from Ex-President Hayes
  Letter from Ex-Secretary Evarts
  Letter from Ex-Secretary Sherman
  Letter from George William Curtis, Esq.
  Letter from Mr. Francis Parkman

Reception by German Citizens
  Address by Professor Krauss
  Address by the Hon. Carl Schurz

Receptions by the St. Botolph Club, Orpheus Club, and others

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