Letter to the Pacific

Description

Lucretia M. Donald's affections for Elijah P. Chase shine through in this letter dated Sept. 2, 1841. The spelling is horrible and the syntax is a bit confusing, but nonetheless, her love for Elijah, away for two and a half years on the ship "Navigator" in the "Pac o," is unmistakeable.

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Additional Identification Number

Article ID 121

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1964.055.198.004

Abstract

Lucretia M. Donald's affections for Elijah P. Chase shine through in this letter dated Sept. 2, 1841. The spelling is horrible and the syntax is a bit confusing, but nonetheless, her love for Elijah, away for two and a half years on the ship "Navigator" in the "Pac o," is unmistakeable.

Date Notes

Volume 55, Number 198 (Fall, 1964)

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Publications Referencing This Collection

(1964). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England