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Collection Reference Number GLC06313.04.151
From Archive Folder Aaron Hobart Collection 
Title Albert Smith to Aaron Hobart discussing family and local news
Date 11 February 1822
Author Smith, Albert (1793-1867)  
Recipient Hobart, Aaron  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Discusses family and local news. Mentions worry about Hobart's sick infant, an older man and woman near death, and a four year old whose clothes caught fire and was burned to death. Comments on law lagging behind other professions, "as money is plenty for good notes." A post script urges Hobart to show Smith's reports to Mr. Homans, send a newspaper to the postmaster occasionally, and "remember my unkle N. Smith."
Subjects American Statesmen  Politics  Government and Civics  Congress  Children and Family  Health and Medical  Death  Law  Finance  
People Smith, Albert (1793-1867)  Hobart, Aaron (1787-1858)  
Place written Hanover, Massachusetts
Theme Health & Medicine; Children & Family; Women in American History; Law; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859