Thirza Finch diary and copybook  1858-1870
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Folder   11  
  1748 August 10 . Eleazar Porter, Israel Williams ALS to Captains and Chief Commanders of the Hampshire County Militia; Hatfield, [Massachusetts]. (2 pages)
This letter includes a description of the enemies along the Western frontier, and requests action from the Hampshire County Milita. They write that the enemy has "for a long time…taken up their residence amongst us, without any thing effectual being done by our Government to repell and drive them away."