My Brother is Afflicted with Rheumatism, Etc.

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Date May 5, 1799
Author Name Ann Young (primary) Location: Baltimore
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Shortly after arriving in Baltimore, Mrs. Young's brother took a front store in the spirit and grocery line though unfortunately, he has been afflicted by rheumatism. Her sister got married to a decent young man and is now in her own house. Baltimore being a friendly large town still falls short of Philadelphia and she misses her many acquaintances in that city.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Partially illegible due to document loss and tearing.
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Ann Young; brother; sister; family; Mrs Maria Hodge; Andrew Hodge; Doctor Green; Hazard family; Mrs. Hodgdon; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Baltimore; Fells Point; Market Street; ;
Keywords store; spirits; grocery; lodgings; married; rheumatism; welfare; ;
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