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This handwritten letter, written in script from O.P. Hills in Plaquemine, Louisiana to their Father Isaac Hills in New Hampshire discusses yellow fever and life in the swamp.
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Manuscripts Division, Todd A. Herring Collection, Letter, Hills, O.P., Plaquemine, Louisiana, to Father Isaac Hills, New Hampshire, Re. Yellow Fever, Life in the Swamp, 1844
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Todd A. Herring Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University