1853 Natchez Handwritten Letter, Yellow Fever, Norton


1853 Natchez Handwritten Letter, Yellow Fever, Norton

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1853 Natchez Handwritten Letter, Yellow Fever, Norton:
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1853 Natchez Handwritten Letter, Yellow Fever, Norton

Handwritten letter of D.C. Norton, 20 Miles from Natchez, where he went to escape the Yellow Fever. To Sarah, a woman he met in Ohio, apotential beau.

Well written. On return to the "Sunny south" found "instead of sunshine & Gayety a general gloom...the Yellow fever was desolating many happy homes ; a general gloom hung like a pale over the Whole Community."
The writer escaped and is 20 miles away, living ina wholesale grocery store while he awaits his return to Natchez.

Size: 3pp, 8.25" x 10.25"

Condition: VG

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1853 Natchez Handwritten Letter, Yellow Fever, Norton:
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