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Stacy B. Opdycke letter

 Collection — Box: 64
Identifier: MS-SC1123

Scope and Contents

Letter, admonishing his son Thomas to pay attention to studies and learn a trade. Also mentions Stephen Douglas. Sister wrote part of the letter, catching her brother up on news of family and friends.


  • Created: January 1, 1854


Biographical / Historical

Quaker in Springfield, Illinois writing to his son, Thomas, who is away at school.


1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 4 pages

Language of Materials