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Letter to Mary Hollingsworth from J.J. Swan, December 10th, 1873.

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Title

Letter to Mary Hollingsworth from J.J. Swan, December 10th, 1873.

Subject

Description

Letter to Hollingsworth from J.J. Swan of the Union Depot Hotel in Rockport, Indiana discussing Bethel Church.
J. L. Swan writes to Hollingsworth about a family in Rockport, Indiana that has 3 or 4 young sons. The couple, William Hill and Sister Hill, are upstanding in the community and Mrs. Hill "yearns" for a daughter. He asks if the Home has a "sprightly girl of a good family of from 9-to-13 years of age." The P. O. box of the Hills is in Sanborn Knot Co., Indiana. Letter is marked Vincennes, Ind.

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Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

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Mss_BJ_B222-01_002

Citation

J.J. Swan , “Letter to Mary Hollingsworth from J.J. Swan, December 10th, 1873.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed April 13, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2021.