Vernon O. Ricker letters  1861-1863
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Title: Vernon O. Ricker letters
Creator: Ricker, Vernon O., 1815-1906
Inclusive dates: 1861-1863
Extent: 8 items
Abstract:
This collection of eight letters chronicles a relationship and subsequent "breach of promise" case in New York during the mid-nineteenth century. Vernon O. Ricker wrote all but one of the letters, with the majority of them addressed to Miss Kate Dennis of Hillside, New York. The correspondence also includes one letter from Vernon O. Ricker to his friend Walter Shafer and another by John Gaul, Jr., of the law firm Gaul and Esselstyn to Hon. John F. Collin.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
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Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu