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Dad, send money. I need pantaloons. (1846)

[Our final installment of our "welcome back" series.] Ah, it’s a phenomenon old as time:  college-age sons and daughters contacting home to ask for more money.  The following letter was sent from James Johnston Pettigrew to his father Ebenezer Pettigrew … Continue reading

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