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Joseph Elliot Letter, 1835

 File — Box: 4257.004, Folder: 9

Scope and Contents

Letter from Joseph Elliot of Cleveland, Ohio, to possibly his daughter Zilpha of Wyoming County, New York, writing to console her and her two children who have apparently been abandoned by her husband Julius. Elliot also asks her about religion and advises her to raise her children to fear the Lord, and that her Uncle Jesse (whom the letter is addressed to) will tell her of Elliot's present circumstances.


  • 1835

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From the Collection: 15.2 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Formerly MSS.2439 Joseph Elliot Letter


Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266