Griffin family and Lydia Sigourney papers  1807-1885
full text File Size: 35 K bytes | Add this to my bookbag

   Container / Location    Title
  1779 July 22 . Benjamin West ALS to Samuel West; Charlestown, [South Carolina]. (1 page)    [Note: Located in the Postal History collection]
Fills his brother in on what has taken place in his life since he last wrote, including serving in the army, being a prisoner, returning home, and falling sick. He is about to sail to Philadelphia to see him but says that if he is captured he might write from St. Augustine, Savannah, or New York.