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Collection Reference Number GLC04191.13
From Archive Folder Collection of John B. Moore letters 
Title H. I. Mapen to Robert E. Moore reporting conditions in the south and migration north
Date 29 June 1847
Author Mapen, H. I. (fl. 1847)  
Recipient Moore, Robert E.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description He is eager to maintain correspondence with him as an old friend. He imagines war news being disseminated at home. Many people are leaving the city for the North and cooler climates, and he is working to close his business for the season and enjoy some rural relaxation.
Subjects Mexican War  Latin and South America  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Friendship  Immigration and Migration  
Place written New Orleans, Louisiana
Theme The Mexican War; Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859