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Collection Reference Number GLC05508.119
From Archive Folder Collection of documents relating to religion and spirituality 
Title Artemas Hale to his wife regarding a sermon and a session of Congress
Date 24 December 1848
Author Hale, Artemas (1783-1882)  
Recipient Hale, Deborah  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Hale heard a sermon by Mr. Allen and thinks the man should have followed up his preaching by urging people to live a religious life as evidence of their faith. He also discusses the session of Congress between the end of December and the 4th of March. He wishes his wife a Merry Christmas.
Subjects Marriage  Women's History  Congress  Religion  Holidays and Celebrations  
People Hale, Artemas (1783-1882)  Hale, Deborah (1783-1852)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Religion; Government & Politics; Health & Medicine; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859