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Wait, Horatio L. (fl. 1860-) to darling Cherry (wife)

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08284.070 Author/Creator: Wait, Horatio L. (fl. 1860-) Place Written: Lisbon Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 8 August 1867 Pagination: 6 p. ; 21 x 25.5 cm.

Summary of Content: They are doing business with a couple of Israelites that have a contract to furnish sevral thousand tons of coal to the fleet. Lately he stays on board the ship and studies French. He has been to several ballet performances. He is thinkng to go to Madrid soon.

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Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Military HistoryNavySoldier's LetterArt, Music, Theater, and FilmJudaismFuelContractMiningLiterature and Language Arts

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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