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Engagement

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Annie McNeil letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01850
Scope and Contents

Single, handwritten letter to Annie McNeil of Hillsboro, New Hampshire. Composition is approximated between 1870-1880. Letter is from an unidentified female acquaintance and discusses matters such as engagements and health.

Dates: Circa 1870-1880

Richard Washington Letter to Henry A. Washington

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01412
Content Description

Three page letter detailing Richard's opinion of brother Tayloe's plans to become a country merchant. Richard also sends news of other family members in his correspondence such as Uncle Dick's lottery and exchange business, Vene's rejection of an engagement proposal, and George and Very McCleary's engagement despite George not having the funds to support a spouse.

Dates: 1847 April 21