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Six Deaths Yesterday, Etc.

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Samuel Hodgdon Letterbook, 1798-99 view image
Document Information
Date September 29, 1798
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Melancton Smith (primary)
Summary In addition to supply matters, Hodgdon notes the death of Capt. Joseph Anthony which he considers a great mercantile loss. The sickness in Philadelphia has not abated.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
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Related Persons/Groups Melancton Smith; Samuel Hodgdon; Jonathan Jackson; Capt. Joseph Anthony; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Boston; ;
Keywords certain and quickest route; pattern articles of clothing; public supply; sacrifice; great mercantile loss; ;
Key Phrases The sickness does not abate; six deaths yesterday.

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