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Title:[Letter] 1849 Nov. 15, Columbia, Tenn[essee] [to] Col[onel] Joseph Brown, Maury County, Tenn[essee] / W.H.D. Wendel : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Wendel, W.H.D.

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Date: November 15, 1849
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a letter from W.H.D. Wendel to hi grandfather Col. Joseph Brown dated November 15, 1849. He writes about visiting his grandmother, and local politics.
Collection:Joseph Brown Papers

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Columbia Tenn [Tennessee] Nov [November] 15th 1849
Dear Grand father

I reached here to day to dinner— design going out to Grand mother Mills [unclear: anxious ] in the afternoon — will continue my journey to M' boro [Murfreesboro] tomorrow, I should be pleased indeed to visit you, but cannot do so, as my time is limited — possibly I may do so on my return home, if I come through here — but I shall most likely return by Nashville —

All were very well when I left, to day week — Mr Brown was reelected by a large majority — the Democratic Ticket prevailed throughout — Present me kindly to Mr Lane & family & for yourself accept the highest regard of

Yours Truly
WHD Wendel

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Col [Colonel] Joseph Brown P Maury County Tenn
[added: W,H,D, Wendels

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