Edward Partridge Letter, 1837 (C1622)

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To Emily and James H. Partridge, Pittsfield, MA, from Far West, MO, Oct. 12, 1837.

Disowned by his family for his Mormon beliefs, he wrote his sister Emily about his ostracism and outlined his faith. Also mentions civil and military officers, crops, wages, prices, need for lawyers, and Indian wars.