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Robert R. Ritchie, L[ower] Brandon, to George Evelyn Harrison, Stone House Wharf, Virginia, 1861 October 21

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 232
Identifier: id90531

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Letter from Brockwell [?] in regard to Mr. Bishop; eviction of the Brockwells; question of whether or not to pay Brockwell and wage; "survey of farming operations" at Brandon with William Ritchie; need to be more direct when giving orders to the plantation's overseers; foraging by Capt. Whiting for General Magruder's army. 4 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1861 October 21


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository