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Title:[Letter] 1839 Sept. 9, Cornplanter, [Pennsylvania] [to] Miss. Sarah B. Bell, Near Charlotte, Tenn[essee] / Jane [Bell] : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Bell, Jane

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Date: September 9, 1839
Extent: 4p
Summary:The following document is a letter written from Jane Bell in Cornplanter, PA, to her sister Sarah Bell, dated September 9, 1839. Jane writes about the death of their cousin Eliza's husband and the the great tribulations Eliza now faces as a widow raising children and caring for her elderly mother. Jane explains how she wishes to raise one of Eliza's daughters as a service to her cousin.
Collection:Bell Collection IV-H-1

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