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Vetch, Samuel to Alida Livingston re: misfortune and suffering

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02181 Author/Creator: Vetch, Samuel Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 25 December 1701 Pagination: 1p. + addr. 22.7 x 17.4 cm

Summary of Content: Vetch prays that he may have the patience to bear what God has inflicted upon him, and believes that his misfortune must be a part of God's greater designs. He sends his respects to Alida, and hopes that she may yet see her grandchildren. Docketed on address leaf.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: ReligionWomen's HistoryChildren and Family

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