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Folder 70

 Container

Contains 18 Collections and/or Records:

Moses Myers to Samuel Myers, 1808-1822

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239007
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains correspondence.

Correspondence, 1822 May 16

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239008
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, Pensacola, Florida. Moses and family are glad of Sam's letter to Mrs. Marx dated April 21. Delighted that Louisa & "the young lady" are doing well. Harrison is the new US Attorney in Norfolk, enroute to Pensacola. The Hart cousins are on a visit. Has Sam heard from M.E. Levy? Henry sailed 12 days ago on the Hornet.

Correspondence, 1822 May 27

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239009
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, Pensacola, Florida. Family was surprised by news of Virginia's birth. Moses and wife would love to visit, but don't see how it can be done. "Your mother will go North and your sisters - necessary they should have a change." Branch US Bank approved the discharge.

Correspondence, 1808 March 5

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239010
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers. Moses is gratified by the Bishop's deportment towards Sam. Will settle the matter of guardianship with the college when he visits on John's return. Sam's contract with Tazewell's for lodging is $76/quarter, "you should find Mrs. Tazewell an amiable woman." Mrs. Decatur invited Adeline to visit the Chesapeake.

Correspondence, 1808 March 7

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239011
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, Williamsburg, Virginia. Moses sends a letter for the Bishop and one for the Tazewells. He couldn't find "Cavalho's Moral Philosophy" in bookstores. "My friend Dr. Barraud has shown me a letter from Mr. Wilson" mentioning Sam in a handsome manner. No news of John in Philadelphia. A PS at bottom of this letter is a note from Adeline Myers to Samuel Myers, chiding Sam for not mentioning Georgiana in his last two letters.

Correspondence, 1808 April 2

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239014
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, c/o Littleton Tazewell, Williamsburg, Virginia. Moses hopes Sam has received the $80 he sent by packet. Now sends $50 to pay his professors. Etting found Cavalho's Moral Philosophy in Baltimore. Expects John will bring it to Williamsburg. Authorizes Tazewell to act as Sam's guardian. Jonathan Jones sold Moses' tobacco at a good price.

Correspondence, 1808 May 21

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239017
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, Williamsburg, Virginia. Sam's mother received his letter by Mr. McGill. All enjoyed Sam's "first production at the College." Young Almond wrote his father with praise of Sam's incomium. Moses got off the Damascotter and the Plutarch yesterday.

Correspondence, 1808 April 27

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239018
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, Williamsburg, Virginia. Moses received Sam's letter from Mr. Travers. Let him know if he needs anything. "Nothing gives me more satisfaction than to attend to the calls or wishes of a son I love and admire." Col. Nivison has given excellent reports of Sam's deportment and correct manners.

Correspondence, 1808 May 29

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239020
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, c/o Littleton Tazewell, Williamsburg, Virginia. Moses reports that "never were such times in Norfolk. Almost the whole of the navigation gone north & up the rivers to avoid the worm." Georgiana is up the James. Invited Basset to dinner, but he must go home. Larkin Smith, "a good friend of mine" also goes up.

Correspondence, 1808 June 11

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: id239021
Scope and Contents Letter, Moses Myers, Norfolk, Virginia to Samuel Myers, c/o Littleton Tazewell, Williamsburg, Virginia. Moses sees from Sam's letter to Myer the invitation to stay with the Tazewells. Moses will happily do so if Almond doesn't want to stay at the public house. Parish, Oliver & Thompson dined with Moses yesterday and return to Baltimore tomorrow.