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Jessie Benton Frémont and John Torrey correspondence, 1847-1849.

Author: Jessie Benton Frémont
Series: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript : Letter   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Correspondence from Jessie Benton Frémont to John Torrey, dated 1847-1849. In her first letter, dated 1847, Frémont discusses her husband John C. Frémont's health and activities in California, the unreliable postal service, and her opinions on the war with Mexico. The second letter is undated, though assumed to be from early 1849; in it Frémont reports that her husband's heath has improved and describes her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Named Person: Jessie Benton Frémont; John Torrey; John Charles Frémont; Cave Johnson; Stephen Watts Kearny; Robert Field Stockton; Jessie Benton Frémont; John Charles Frémont; Cave Johnson; Stephen Watts Kearny; Robert Field Stockton; John Torrey
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Jessie Benton Frémont
OCLC Number: 1001313630
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 folder (3 letters)
Series Title: John Torrey papers, series 1, correspondence.
Other Titles: New York Botanical Garden Archives.
John Torrey
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Correspondence from Jessie Benton Frémont to John Torrey, dated 1847-1849. In her first letter, dated 1847, Frémont discusses her husband John C. Frémont's health and activities in California, the unreliable postal service, and her opinions on the war with Mexico. The second letter is undated, though assumed to be from early 1849; in it Frémont reports that her husband's heath has improved and describes her handling of a list of plants from Torrey. The second letter is undated, though assumed to be from early 1849; in it Frémont reports that her husband's heath has improved and describes her handling of a list of plants from Torrey. The third letter, dated 1849, discusses Frémont's own health and says she has had no news from her husband.

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