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  Letter, [James Griffing] to [J. Augusta Goodrich]
Author: Griffing, James Sayre
Date: October 15, 1854 - October 25, 1854

James Griffing wrote from the bank of the Illinois River in Illinois and Milton, Missouri to his fiancee J. Augusta Goodrich in Owego, New York. Griffing, a Methodist minister, described the daily routine of his overland journey from Indianapolis, Indiana to Kansas Territory.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: James Sayre Griffing Collection, #364, Box 1, Folder 4
Item Number: 102820              Number of images: 4
Keywords: Daily life; Emigration and immigration; Food; Griffing, James Sayre; Griffing, Jemima Augusta (Goodrich); Illinois; Missouri; Transportation; Travel; Wagons
 
 

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