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Aaron Merrick Colton letter to Edward Hitchcock, Jr., 1864 March 2

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Title:
Aaron Merrick Colton letter to Edward Hitchcock, Jr., 1864 March 2
Description:
A letter in which A. M. Colton expresses his sympathies to Edward Hitchcock, Jr. for the loss of his father and apologizes for not being able to attend the funeral. Colton also describes how thankful he was for Hitchcock's (senior) help in his career as a minister.
Creator:
Colton, A. M. (Aaron Merrick), 1809-1895
Recipient:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1828-1911
Contributor:
Hitchcock
Date:
March 2, 1864
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 2 Folder 6 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Death and burial
Career in priesthood
Correspondence
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Colton, A. M. (Aaron Merrick), 1809-1895
Hitchcock, Edward, 1828-1911
Extent:
1 item (4 pages)
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Place of origin:
Easthampton (Mass.)
Language:
English