Letter from Henry Clay to Thomas H. Clay, Lexington, Ky. Washington, D.C., 29 December 1835

Title

Letter from Henry Clay to Thomas H. Clay, Lexington, Ky. Washington, D.C., 29 December 1835

Description

Henry Clay writes about the death of his daughter and congratulates his son, Thomas Hart Clay, on acquiring religion which he hopes will improve his character. He lengthily discusses his cattle at Shepherdstown; and gives instructions about his cattle in Kentucky.

Creator

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

Source

Filson Historical Society Manuscript Collection

Date

29 December 1835

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Format

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Mss. C C

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Citation

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852, “Letter from Henry Clay to Thomas H. Clay, Lexington, Ky. Washington, D.C., 29 December 1835,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed June 16, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3059.