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James Griffing to J. Augusta Goodrich Griffing

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Creator: Griffing, James S. (James Sayre), 1822-1882

Date: August 9, 1859

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: James Sayre Griffing Coll. #364 Box 1 Folder 6

Unit ID: 7532

Summary: James Griffing wrote from Topeka, Kansas Territory, to his wife J. Augusta (Goodrich) Griffing. Mrs. Griffing was visiting her family in New York for the first time since her arrival in Kansas Territory in 1855. Griffing gave his wife instructions about which fruit seeds (plum, cherry, and peach) and cuttings (gooseberry and blackberry) to collect and transport back to Kansas Territory, and described his plan to purchase pine flooring in Leavenworth.

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Title (Main title): James Griffing to J. Augusta Goodrich Griffing


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