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Title:[Letter] 1848 Mar. 5, Berlin [to] A. J. Donelson [Jr.] / A. J. Donelson : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Donelson, A. J.

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Date: March 5, 1848
Extent: 4p
Summary:This is a letter from Andrew Jackson Donelson, then serving as ambassador to Prussia, to his son of the same name, dated March 5, 1848. The father writes that he is going to obtain vacation time for his son from President Polk so that he may visit his family in Berlin. Donelson advises his son against accruing more debts and to learn to live within his financial means. He writes much on how and why to keep track of one's finances.
Collection:A. J. Donelson Papers
Box: I-D-3

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