Letter from William Henry Seward, Jr. to Augustus Henry Seward, June 4, 1867

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Letter from William Henry Seward, Jr. to Augustus Henry Seward, June 4, 1867
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Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1867-06-04

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Letter from William Henry Seward, Jr. to Augustus Henry Seward, June 4, 1867

action: sent

sender: William Seward
Birth: 1839-06-18  Death: 1920-04-29

location: Auburn, NY

receiver: Augustus Seward
Birth: 1826-10-01  Death: 1876-09-11

location: Unknown
Unknown

transcription: obm 

revision: crb 2016-10-28

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Auburn, N.Y. June 4 1867
My dear Gus
I enclose
statement for May which
shows an overdraft of 537.36
in addition to this I have
paid Judge
Unknown
on a/c of
building houses on Augustus
sheet & furnishing at our
own house
and check to R. M. Blatchford
Birth: 1798-04-24 Death: 1875-09-04

which makes the overdraft
we are just now unusually
short at the Bank over deposits
having been reduced from $140,000
to less than $50,000 this we find
is equal in all of our banks
and makes money very tight
if therefore Father
Birth: 1801-05-16 Death: 1872-10-10
can conveniently

[right Margin] 1700
500____
$2737.36

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make the overdraft good
it would accommodate us
but if not keep it
as low as possible for
the present.
Your box of paper
has been recd all right
and your check to Morgan
& Co paid
Your Aff bro
Wm H Seward Jr.
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WHS Jr