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Title:[Letter] 1833 Feb. 18, Washington, District of Columbia [to] E.A. Fitzgerald, Dresden, Tennessee / William Fitzgerald : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Fitzgerald, William

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Date: February 18, 1833
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a letter dated February 18, 1833 from William Fitzgerald in Washington, D.C. to his wife E.A. Fitzgerald in Dresden, Tennessee
Collection:Fitzgerald - Williams - Greer Papers

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Feb [February]. 18 1833 My Dear Wife

I am trying to wear away the tedious & heavy hours of night by thinking of Home and all that Home means - Superinduced by the stilness [stillness] and sadness of night I have thought myself into a most delicious melancholy - I declare I never feel so conscious that I have an immortal soul and feel and know its workings so well as when I am in this mood - a month more by Divine permission and I will once more clasp to my arms more objects which alone bind me to existence. - I am well.

Yr [Your] Husband
W [William] Fitzgerald

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[added: Free W [William]. Fitzgerald

Mrs [Misses]. E. A. Fitzgerald Dresden Tennessee
City of Washington FEB [February] 21

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