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Letters from Emily to Catherine Newton, 1848 - 1849

 File — Box: 4257.004, Folder: 19

Scope and Contents

Two letters from Emily of Liberty, Indiana, to her sister Catherine Newton in Waynesville, Ohio, telling about the family's health and welfare, particularly in the first letter about the impending death of their brother Philander. In the second letter, she talks of her other sisters and their day-to-day lives.


  • 1848 - 1849

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From the Collection: 15.2 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Formerly MSS..2591 Letter from Emily to Catherine Newton, and MSS.2694 Mrs. C. Newton Letter

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266