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9 October 1863: “The Northern folks I am now with are taking very good care of me. I pray that the Lord may reward them for their kindness + simplicity.”

Item Description:  Letter dated 9 October 1863, from Henry Lowndes, formerly enslaved by the Coffin family, to Mrs. T. A. Coffin.  In this letter, Henry provides an update for Mrs. T. A. Coffin by providing information about injuries he has … Continue reading

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