Todd A. Herring Archival Collection

Authors

H. Frances

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Description

This handwritten letter, written in script from H. Frances in Natchez, Mississippi to Samuel Henry in Prescott, Massachusetts discusses the writer's friendship with Mr. Prescott, homesickness for friends, health and the lack of yellow fever cases in the south, mourning the death of a loved one and the lack of intention toward marriage.

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Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Publication Date

10-1-1846

Time Period

1840-1849

Geographic Location

Natchez, MS

Object Type

text

Format (original)

Correspondence

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MFM_MSS-658_1846-10-01_Letter-1846_0001s

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Manuscripts Division, Todd A. Herring Collection, Letter, H. Frances, Natchez, to Samuel Henry, Prescott, Massachusetts, Re. Mourning Practices, 1846

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.MSState.edu.

Letter, H. Frances in Natchez, Mississippi to Samuel Henry, Prescott, Massachusetts, October 1, 1846

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