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Charles Hovey Billings letter to Jane Hitchcock Putnam?, 1864 February 28

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Title:
Charles Hovey Billings letter to Jane Hitchcock Putnam?, 1864 February 28
Description:
A letter in which Charles Hovey Billings, a cousin of Jane Hitchcock, expresses his sympathy for the loss of her father, and comments on both of their losses of both of their parents.
Creator:
Billings, Charles Hovey
Recipient:
Putnam, Jane Elizabeth Hitchcock, 1833-1894
Date:
February 28, 1864
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 2 Folder 7 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Death and burial
Correspondence
Parents
Death
Hitchcock, Edward, 1893-1864
Putnam, Jane Elizabeth Hitchcock, 1833-1894
Extent:
1 item (4 pages)
Link to Item:
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Notes:
The letter is signed, "Charles H. B." It has been inferred that this refers to Charles Hovey Billings. There is no opening salutation for the letter. "[to Jane E.H.]" has been written in pencil. The header of the letter indicates the letter was written in "Troy." The state is unknown.
Language:
English