Early Transatlantic Writing Project
Life in the Early Atlantic World
In this letter, Maud Fentress describes a number of things. She first describes how she feels about his being gone and the heartache she feels at his absence. As the letter continues,. Fentress details life at the plantation including her having to…
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Bill of Sale, October 30, 1843 This is the receipt from the purchase of Mary and Louisa by S.M. Hagerty from Seth Sheldon on October 30, 1843.
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