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Robert R. Ritchie, Brandon, to Jennie Ritchie, 1851 August 4

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 225
Identifier: id90047

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Care of a patient and a ride in "a cold drenching rain"; goods delivered for Mrs. Orsborne and the servants; letter to Mr. Milson; suggestion about sending letters; request for fruit; trouble with the drew on the ferry; fever in the area; Dr. Marks' health; dining at Claremont [?]; effect on the rains on the wheat; trip to White Sulphur by Mrs. Osborne and the Orgains; butter from Mr. Ball. 2 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1851 August 4


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository