The Resource !UNKNOWN LABEL

!UNKNOWN LABEL

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1854 May 9
Inclusive dates
1854 May 9
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 9 May 1854, from Nathan Payne (b. ca. 1801) of Boyd's Tavern, Albemarle County, Virginia, to his son Archibald M. Payne (b. ca. 1828) of San Francisco, California. In it, the elder Payne encouraged his son to pursue financial success; looked forward to the construction of a Pacific railroad; gave updates of two other sons working at a steam saw mill in North Carolina; and prodded Archibald to think of marrying after seeking his fortune
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Biographical or historical data
Nathan Payne (b. ca. 1801) was born in Goochland County, Virginia. He and his wife, June, may have lived in Fluvanna County, Virginia, early in their marriage, but eventually settled in Albemarle County. They are known to have had at least six children. Son Archibald (b. ca. 1828) moved to San Francisco sometime between 1850 and 1854.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letter
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!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Immediate source of acquisition
Volz, Carl and Lisa
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001536902
Type of unit
p.

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