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Edward B. Smythe to Hiram Hill

Dates: August 31, 1857

Creator: Smythe, Edward B.

Edward Smythe wrote from Manhattan, Kansas Territory, to Hiram Hill in Massachusetts, regarding his experiences in Manhattan. Smythe described his journey West and his newly established lumber business. He found the people of Manhattan to be enjoyable and prosperous. Smythe illustrated their character by describing the ladies' festival planned for the coming week, in which funds will be raised to defray the expenses of constructing a beautiful new schoolhouse. He added that he would now begin his search for a "better half".

  • Edward B. Smythe to Hiram Hill
  • Edward B. Smythe to Hiram Hill
  • Edward B. Smythe to Hiram Hill
  • Edward B. Smythe to Hiram Hill
Edward B. Smythe to Hiram Hill