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Letter, William Yeaton to Lawrence Lewis, 1839 July 4

 Item — Box: 63, Folder: 1839.07.04
Identifier: W-774/H

Scope and Contents

A.L.S. 1 page. To Woodlawn. Announcing his agreement with Mr. [Joseph] Dudley, the bricklayer [for work on new tomb]--requirement for workmen, lime, nails, planking etc.--need for money to pay the workmen Saturday night--must he buy supplies from Mr. Smoot, or can he get them where most suitable? Autograph letter signed, integral cover, docketed by Lewis "Yeaton stating the terms on which Dudley is employ'd; also "4 1/2 day working on new wall the balance of the time of 2 weeks in painting," and cover is filled with figuring. Name on original manuscript appears as "W. Yeaton."


  • 1839 July 4


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From the Collection: 22.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Box: English

Repository Details

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