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Mt. Pleasant 6th mo. 2nd 1822

Dear Brother

I this day recd. thine of the 3rd of the 5th mo. last, and was glad to hear of your wellfair. We are in our usual health for which and every other favour we should be humbly thankful. I do afsure thee…

Josiah Parker Newyork 3 mo 26th 1822

Respected Friend

I have Recd. thy letter of the 16th ult. and the bag of cotton alluded to [ammest?] is the acct. of the wt. of sale of both bogs as markd. on them. Richard Mott bot. the last bag sent it…

Charles Collins of No 4 Cherry Street
New York to Josiah Parker

Respected friend

Israel Corse shewed me thine to him of the 7th day of this month relating to thy Cotton signifying a disposition to give the offer of it to those who are…

Mt pleasant Ohio 9th Mo 20th 1820

Esteemed Cousin--The time has arrived when there seems to be an oppertunity to send for the black people we have been corresponding about all thy endeavours to better their condition I hope will be crowned with…

Mount Pleasant 8th 17th 1820

Friend Josiah

I recd. by last mail thy letter which as far as it went was satisfactory but should be glad to know what sum thee sent by Benja. Thomas as also what amount of Interest was Recd. on all my money thee…

9th Mo. 30th 1819

Esteemed Brother & Sifters

At our little Cottage Wayne County Indiana Elkhorn

I received thy Exceptable letter by post I think in the forepart of this Mo. was glad to here from you all I observed that thee had not colected…

Wayne County Indiana Elkhorn 8th Mo 2nd 1819

Dear Brother & Sifters all

This may inform you that we are are mostly reasonable well at this time Except myself is Indisposed in with the [ague &] fever once in 2 days tho not very Severe,…

Wayne County Indiana Elk Horn 4th Mo. 9th 1819

Affectionate Brother & Sifters

This may inform that we are mostly faviourd with reasonable Health at this time Except my wife she has been very unwell for several days past tho not confined I have…

White Water Wayne County Indiana State
Richmond 7th Mo 17th 1818

Dear Brother & Sister-

This may inform that the rest of us got Safe to the Settlement of the 21st of last mo. on 1st day Evening, where I was truly glad to see the faces of…

Springfield, Guilford county 5th Mo 4th 1818

Esteemed Brother

This may inform that we are at the House of our friend & relation Joch Gilbert in whose house lives his aged father Jeremiah he is Kerins near relation we met with a kind reception…

21st 2nd mo 1818

W Briant,

I’ve now before me while writing a [letter?] directed to Robt Parker, in which is requested reimbursement of moneys thou had to pay in serving as a witnefs for Hampton O’s [Teage?] (as I suppose ___ as __ I’ve…

Smithfield Jefferson County Ohio 4 mo. 28th 1816

Esteemed friend

Benja. Ladd intending to the Virginia yearly Meeting affords an opportunity of information and enquiry we are reasonable well and for the greater part have had our health well…

Virginia Loudon County 12th Mo. 25th 1807


Our manner of intimacy from early life hath paved the way for lasting imprefsions and in as much as it was recommended to the primative believers to provoke one another to love and good works we…

Dear Isaac

Having Written this from N. York soon after our arrival there, I dont seem to have much to communicate at present except the account of our safe arrival at this place we Staid at N York one week in order to [recruit?] at which place I…

Esther G. White's campaign for mayor of Richmond, Indiana

Article About Esther G. White's campaign for a seat in Congress

An article going into some detail about Esther's views on religion and war

An envelope addressed to White containing a letter from Harold Kessinger.