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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
This handwritten letter, dated December 24, 1840, is written from Charles Sumner to Judge Joseph Story regarding the Wentworth Boardinghouse and informs Story that there is one vacancy on the second story of the house and describes the room. Sumner goes on to inform Story of the details of renting the room and who the boarders are. The postmark on the back of the envelope is for Boston on December 25.
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Letter, Charles Sumner to Joseph Story, December 24, 1840, Original Manuscript Collection, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.