Dreer family letters  1851-1853
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Title: Dreer family letters
Creator: Dreer family and Oberthier family
Inclusive dates: 1851-1853
Extent: 5 items
Abstract:
The Dreer family letters document a poor Virginia family's migration to Texas and the hardships they suffered living there. One letter of particular interest describes a gruesome murder committed by a slave, and the slave's speedy trial and execution.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu