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Robert R. Ritchie, Brandon, to Isabella H. Harrison, Washington City, D.C., 1850 July 31

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 223
Identifier: id90045

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Visit from Mr. Branch; sale of wheat; low on flour; Mr. Harrison's depressed state; "day at Westover and another with Dr. Selden"; weather around Brandon; concern about his father Thomas Ritchie and suggested tombstone inscription "He loboured day and night to save us from dissolution and divil war"; greeting to Dr. Stone. 3 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1850 July 31


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository