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Hale, Joseph (fl. 1837) to unknown

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08934.049 Author/Creator: Hale, Joseph (fl. 1837) Place Written: Weathersfield, Connecticut Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 30 January 1837 Pagination: 4 p. : 21 x 26 cm

He speaks extensively about his business and finances, including the support he has provided to his family, possibly in preparation for his death, because he describes himself as quite ill. He also asks the recipient to pass his good wishes onto their sisters Sarah and Aurelia. This letter is not addressed by name, but was written to one of his brothers.

Aurelia Hale was born in Glastonbury, in Hartford, Connecticut sometime before 20 December 1798.

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