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Stone, E.W. (fl. 1861-1865) to Dear Brother

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02182.04 Author/Creator: Stone, E.W. (fl. 1861-1865) Place Written: Otter River Type: Autograph letter signed Date: Pagination: 3 p. ; 13.5 x 21 cm.

He talks about his upcoming wedding and various people he's invited. He asks several favors of his brother.

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