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Wolcott, Betsey [Elizabeth Huntington] to Wolcott, Frederick, 1801 May 27

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Identifier: Digital Object ID ##4nv088

Dates

  • Digitized: 1801 May 27

Summary Note

Letter from Litchfield with local news. The town is in need of rain. Dr. Dwight is there to preach; says she has never heard a more charming speaker. She has had the Beechers and Reeves for tea; mentions sermons of Backus and Camp. Requests Frederick find their son a Morocco Jockey and a piece of linen as well as a piece of cloth to make a suit for their son. Mr. Smith has been papering and painting their East Room, would like to know if it is possible to get a proper paper for their North room.

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