[Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, August 25, 1867]

One of 556 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 August 25, 1867. The letter regards Hamilton Redway's business and life in Washington. Redway asks if Ellen is there with Loriette. This may be in reference to his niece, Ellen Loretta. He mentions that there is some excitement over the removal of Secretary of War, Edwin Stanton. Also included with this item is the envelope in which this letter was sent. The envelope is addressed to Mrs. H. K. Redway in Mannsville, New York.

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[2] p. ; 20 cm. x 12.5 cm.

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Redway, Hamilton K. August 25, 1867.

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A letter from Hamilton K. Redway in Washington D.C. to his wife, Loriette Redway, on August 25, 1867. The letter regards Hamilton Redway's business and life in Washington. Redway asks if Ellen is there with Loriette. This may be in reference to his niece, Ellen Loretta. He mentions that there is some excitement over the removal of Secretary of War, Edwin Stanton.

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

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[2] p. ; 20 cm. x 12.5 cm.

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[2] p. ; 7.5 cm. x 13.5 cm.

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  • August 25, 1867

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  • June 18, 2015, 7:43 p.m.

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Redway, Hamilton K. [Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, August 25, 1867], letter, August 25, 1867; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth186850/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.