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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1831 Dec. 25.,
Inclusive dates
1831 Dec. 25.,
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 25 December 1831, from H. D. Stanley in Charlotte County, Virginia, to his father, Roderick Stanley, in Plainville, Connecticut. He discusses his job as a peddler, the hospitality of the county’s citizens, and the weight he has gained, and describes a typical breakfast. Of note is his mention of seeing John Randolph. He describes Randolph’s appearance and peculiar conduct
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
H. D. Stanley was a peddler who lived in Connecticut but traveled to the South, including Virginia and North Carolina, to peddle his wares.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letter
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001533471
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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