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E. Russell letter

 Collection — Box: 75
Identifier: MS-SC1312

Scope and Contents

Letter to John Batchelder in Newbury, Ohio discusses the murder of Elijah Lovejoy, the situation in Alton, Illinois and the future of the Alton Observer. Also mentions family and friends back in Ohio.

Dates

  • Created: January 19, 1838

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Resident of Oquawka, Illinois who came from Ohio.

Extent

1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 3 pages

Language of Materials

English