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Letter from EDW Mitchell to Dr GF Story London 1838

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Mitchell, EDW (1838) Letter from EDW Mitchell to Dr GF Story London 1838. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

A letter from EDW Mitchell to Dr GF Story, from London, 20 July 1838. The letter concerns Barbara Matthews, Story's cousin, 'a poor creature in a deplorable condition.' Mitchell encouraged Story to provide Barbara with a annuity of 12 pounds, but to send this money through Bowes rather than Cotton, who he did not seem to trust. From Cotton Family Papers C7/165

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Keywords: EDW Mitchell, GF Story, George Fordyce Story, 1838, 1830s, London, Tas, Tasmania, East Coast Tasmania, Swansea, correspondence, letters, letter, Barbara Matthews, annuity, Bowes, Cotton, Cotton Family Papers, poverty, charity, social history
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Quaker Collection
Dr GF Story Collection
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Date Deposited: 16 Jul 2014 04:03
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 05:02
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