Letter from Frances Miller Seward to William Henry Seward, December 5, 1857

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to William Henry Seward, December 5, 1857
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Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1857-12-05

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to William Henry Seward, December 5, 1857

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sender: Frances Seward
Birth: 1805-09-24  Death: 1865-06-21

location: Auburn, NY

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

location: Washington D.C., US

transcription: smc 

revision: fdc 2020-01-14

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Auburn Saturday Dec 5th
My dear Henry,
John Dill
Birth: 1804 Death: 1866
is rapacious
for Agricultural Patent
Reports– shall I let him
take all he wants?– he
has had in all 2 1/2 doz.
We came near losing our
cow last night– Willis
Birth: 1830

gave her apples without
cutting them– she was
choked with one of a
large size– Nicholas
Birth: 1801-12-24 Death: 1893

and a Wood
Unknown
, the horse
Dr
Unknown
– succeeded after a
long time in forcing
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the apple down the
poor creatures throat
first breaking it by
outside pressure– she
eats again to day–
I fancy you in Washington
to day– have Lazettes
Birth: 1803-11-01 Death: 1875-10-03

letters from N. York
and Albany– The
ground is covered
with snow, but it is not
so cold as last week–
I will write again
soon– Your own
Frances