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Collection Reference Number GLC06313.04.133
From Archive Folder Aaron Hobart Collection 
Title Albert Smith to Aaron Hobart regarding the appointment of a Chaplain and other general news
Date 9 January 1822
Author Smith, Albert (1793-1867)  
Recipient Hobart, Aaron  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Comments on Hobart's choice of Reverend Sparks for Chaplain, which "makes much conversation among our Brimstone folks." Speculates "that a Holy league will proceed to your city to exterminate the Infidels from the land." Notes that Mr. Winslow will soon be home "with ample funds for every demand." Mentions the "slow advance of winter" and that commercial prospects are good.
Subjects American Statesmen  Politics  Government and Civics  Congress  Religion  Economics  Commerce  
People Smith, Albert (1793-1867)  Hobart, Aaron (1787-1858)  
Place written Hanover, Massachusetts
Theme Religion; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859