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This handwritten letter, written in script and dated June 13, 1823, to Rev. James Smylie in Elysian Fields, Amite County, Mississippi, from Thomas Cotten, in New York, discusses the writer's recent trip to New Jersey, his plans to move to Lexington, Kentucky, and his promise to come and visit the reverend.
Friendship; New Jersey
New York, NY
Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Manuscripts Division, Todd A. Herring Collection, Letters Rev. James Smylie, Washington, Adams County, Mississippi re. Yellow fever in Natchez, Cotton Prices, Presbyterian church, 1810-1839
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