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Bela White letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1863 June 10

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Title:
Bela White letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1863 June 10
Description:
A letter of condolence to Edward Hitchcock from his brother-in-law Bela White upon the death of Orra White Hitchcock. The letter includes a request for a letter back from Hitchcock and his children, and the establishment of an ongoing correspondence between them.
Creator:
White, Bela
Recipient:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Date:
June 10, 1863
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 25 Folder 4 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Family
Death and burial
Correspondence
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Hitchcock, Orra White, 1796-1863
Extent:
1 item (3 pages)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Cass County (Neb.)
Notes:
The location of the letter is written as "Kanosha N.T." meaning, Kanosha, Nebraska Territory, which is in present-day Cass County.