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Catalog Number KSa044837
Collection Kate Strong Historical Library
Object Name Letter
Dates of Creation 1825/08/24
Scope & Content August 24th 1825 Dear Brother,
It is with a heavy heart and trembling hands I undertake to inform you of the heavy affliction I am under. My wife was buried at nine o clock this morning. She has left an infant, a son, five weeks and three days old. The mail is now waiting which oblidgees me to close without informing you of the particulars of her death.
I wish you to inform father and all my friends of my heavy affliction.
Your Affectionate Brother

Seth Williamson
Notes - Purchased from Bernard Press by R. M. Gipson for the Museums