Letter from Julia Ann Van Brunt to William Henry Seward, July 15, 1838

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Letter from Julia Ann Van Brunt to William Henry Seward, July 15, 1838
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Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1838-07-15

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Letter from Julia Ann Van Brunt to William Henry Seward, July 15, 1838

action: sent

sender: Julia Van Brunt
Birth: 1811  Death: 1847-07-24

location: Florida, NY

receiver: William Seward
Birth: 1801-05-16  Death: 1872-10-10

location: Auburn, NY

transcription: dwr 

revision: crb 2016-02-04

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Florida 15th July 1838
My Dear Friend Mr Seward
I thought you would be anxious to hear
from your Parents
x Birth: 1768-12-05  Death: 1849-08-24  Birth: 1769-11-27  Death: 1844-12-11 
so I take uppon myself to drop you a
few lines. Pas fever [ keps ]
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Alternate Text: keeps
about him, yet he is so week he
can scarcely walk the room he has no appetite at all
he is so thinn, annd takes cold so easy he has had a very
severe turn of Pain in the side since I wrote to you,
he thinks there is but a poor chance for his recovery.
Ma remains very feeble yet her health is very —
delicate altho she goes about is not confined to her
bed.
I have so much to do I have not had time to write
to any of the family but yourself, will you please com-
municate it to Jennings
Birth: 1793-08-23 Death: 1841-02-24
— we looked for you very much
last night and today we will be happy to see you,
whenever you can make [hole] convenient.
uncle John
Birth: 1765-06-10 Death: 1847-04
& his grandson
Birth: 1835-01-25 Death: 1902-08-30Certainty: Possible
remains with
us yet.
Your Friend with much Respect
I have this day written to LCC
Birth: 1805-10-29 Death: 1839-01-04
.
Julia, Anne
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William. H. Seward
City Hotel
Unknown
Auburn
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Julia Van Brunt

Birth: 1811 Death: 1847-07-24
New York City
Florida
July 16
Hon
New York Jul 18
Forwarded
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Stamp

Type: postmark

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William Seward

Birth: 1801-05-16 Death: 1872-10-10
S.S Seward
July 18, 1838