Written in English
James K. Camp writes to Amos A. Phelps to request that he (Phelps) forward a few letters, a watch, and newspapers to his (Camṕs) son, John, in Boston. Camp congratulates Phelps on his choice of work as well as his marriage.
|Other titles||Amos A. Phelps Correspondence (1827-1847) (Boston Public Library)|
|Contributions||Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, recipient|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 leaf (3 p.) ;|
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