[Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, November 25, 1865]

One of 557 letters in the series: Hamilton K. Redway Family papers, 1825-1916 available on this site.

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A letter from Hamilton K. Redway in Washington D.C. to his wife, Loriette Redway, on November 25, 1865. The letter is regarding Hamilton Redway's business and life in Washington. Redway tells his wife that he expects to be sent to Texas. Redway asks about his father, Chauncey Redway, and thanks Loriette for sending letters from Lester and Carl. Redway mentions that he visited George Washington's Mount Vernon estate and the marble sarcophagus containing Washington's remains. Also included is the envelope in which the letter was sent. The envelope is addressed to Mrs. H. K. Redway in Mannsville, New York.

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[2] p. ; 20.5 cm. x 25 cm.

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Redway, Hamilton K. November 25, 1865.

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A letter from Hamilton K. Redway in Washington D.C. to his wife, Loriette Redway, on November 25, 1865. The letter is regarding Hamilton Redway's business and life in Washington. Redway tells his wife that he expects to be sent to Texas. Redway asks about his father, Chauncey Redway, and thanks Loriette for sending letters from Lester and Carl. Redway mentions that he visited George Washington's Mount Vernon estate and the marble sarcophagus containing Washington's remains.

Also included is the envelope in which the letter was sent. The envelope is addressed to Mrs. H. K. Redway in Mannsville, New York.

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[2] p. ; 20.5 cm. x 25 cm.

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[1] p. ; 7.5 cm. x 13 cm.

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  • November 25, 1865

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Redway, Hamilton K. [Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, November 25, 1865], letter, November 25, 1865; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth186784/: accessed December 12, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.