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Elijah Parish letter

Mss 815152
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 815152

Description

Letter from Elijah Parish in Newburyport to John Wheelock, stating that he does not write as postage revenue goes for blood and murder. Government is in bankrupsy and confiscates estates for taxes. States that he has sunk to a "mere mechanical parson"and discusses children's education, wishes W- would appoint him to a university chair. Tells of a new epitome and an abridged life of Dr. E. Wheelock.

Dates

  • 1815-02-02

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope)

Overview

In English.

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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