Letter from Elisa Hatch to Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Comings, May 29, 1842

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Title

Letter from Elisa Hatch to Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Comings, May 29, 1842

Subject

Life in Florida

Description

A letter, held in Special Collections in the Thomas G. Carpenter Library at the University of North Florida, from Elisa Hatch to her relatives, Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Comings in Greensboro, Vermont. The writer describes her experience living in Jacksonville prior to Florida's admission to statehood.

Creator

Elisa Hatch

Source

Elisa Hatch Letters

Publisher

University of North Florida, Thomas G. Carpenter Library Special Collections and Archives

Date

1842-05-29

Contributor

Marisa Pechillo

Rights

Made public online with the permission of the Thomas G. Carpenter Library Special Collections and Archives, University of North Florida

Format

The letter consists of four handwritten pages and is in good condition, with minor missing fragments.

Language

English

Type

Letter

Identifier

1

Coverage

19th Century Florida

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Collection

Citation

Elisa Hatch, “Letter from Elisa Hatch to Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Comings, May 29, 1842,” North Florida Editorial Workshop, accessed May 28, 2024, https://nfew.claytonmccarl.domains.unf.edu/items/show/17.

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