Letter, Eleanor Parke Custis Lewis to Charles Conrad, 1847 August 14
Scope and Contents
A.L.S. 4 pages. Arlington to Newport, Rhode Island. Arrived from Chantilly by stage and hack--Charley [Conrad's] poor health and instructions for nursing him--Charley's 10th birthday today--sea air and bathing will benefit him in New Port. Name on original manuscript appears as "E. P. Lewis." Autograph letter signed, integral cover, postmarked "Alexandria D.C., Aug. 14," laminated.
- 1847 August 14
- Lewis, Eleanor Parke Custis, 1779-1852 (Person)
- Conrad, Charles Magill, 1804-1878 (Recipient, Person)
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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
From the Box: English