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  Letter, Ellen D. Goodnow to My Dear Husband [Isaac Goodnow]
Author: Goodnow, Ellen
Date: August 28, 1859 August 28, 1859

Ellen Goodnow wrote from Manhattan, Kansas Territory, to her husband, Isaac, who was traveling in New England. Goodnow mentioned that students, who would attend Bluemont College beginning in November, were coming to the area to board. She told her husband that they would be lodging with the Denisons during the coming winter, and asked him what furnishings they could provide. Goodnow also advised him about purchasing wallpaper and upholstery to decorate their church sanctuary.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Isaac Goodnow Collection, #357, Box 2 Folder 8
Item Number: 102399              Number of images: 3
Keywords: Bluemont Central College; Business enterprises; Churches; Goodnow, Ellen; Goodnow, Isaac T., 1814-1894; House furnishings; Manhattan, Kansas Territory; Merchandise; Riley County, Kansas Territory
 
 

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