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Letter from Samuel Sevey, Jr. to E. Smith, 2 February 1819

Item

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Title

Letter from Samuel Sevey, Jr. to E. Smith, 2 February 1819

Description

Sevey reports to his uncle on health, education, business, hunting, family and steamboats from both a personal and general perspective. Speaks specifically of personal business and profits, number of steamboats built in town and misfortunes and death of Captain Clough and his crew of the steamboat Buffaloe.

Source

Filson Manuscript Collection

Format

Language

Type

Identifier

Mss. C S

Citation

Sevey, Samuel, Jr., “Letter from Samuel Sevey, Jr. to E. Smith, 2 February 1819,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed February 24, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3413.