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Robert Saunders Letter to Wife Lucy Saunders, September 3, 1860

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dc.contributor.author Saunders, Robert
dc.date.accessioned 2012-09-11T19:16:42Z
dc.date.available 2012-09-11T19:16:42Z
dc.date.issued 1860-09-03
dc.identifier.citation Robert Saunders Letters, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/17046
dc.description.abstract Sent hams and shad to Marianna via Ringgold Station. Peggy is well. Mr. Botts returned to White Sulphur Springs, but didn’t see Barbara there. Betty Blair to marry W. Mosely of Buckingham County. Dr. Cabell engaged to Miss Peggy, a music teacher. Mrs. Caskie, wife of Congressman John Caskie, a debased drunkard” and sister of Marmaduke Johnson died. Rumors she was brutally treated by her husband supported by Dr. Peterkin sermon at funeral. Heard Judge Douglas speak on the Capital square and thinks he made a “forcible speech.” Mr. Botts is going to speak in Pittsylvania later in the month. Hearing that Mr. Gatewood was preaching at St. Paul’s, went to worship at St. James. Heard Dr. Peterkin preach for first time. Disappointed. Mr. Minnegerode and Mr. Woodbridge “taking water in the mountains.” Mr. Eyler returning to summer home in Hampton. Mrs. Semple returned to Brooklyn in better health. Little news from Williamsburg. Mr. Thomas Lindsey’s son died, Mr. Bunting is better. From Mss. Acc. 2007.109, Folder 5, Item 19, Robert Saunders Letters, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher College of William and Mary, Earl Gregg Swem Library en_US
dc.subject College of William and Mary--Presidents--19th Century en_US
dc.subject College of William and Mary--Faculty & Staff--19th Century en_US
dc.subject College of William and Mary--Alumni--19th Century en_US
dc.subject Williamsburg--History--19th Century en_US
dc.title Robert Saunders Letter to Wife Lucy Saunders, September 3, 1860 en_US
dc.type Other en_US
dc.identifier.collectionId Mss. Acc. 2007.109
dcterms.isPartOf Robert Saunders Letters

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