A Guide to the W. Swarthout Letter, 1839
Letter from W. Swarthout, written from Vicksburg, Mississippi, to George L. Turberville, Chantilly, Virginia, September 28, 1839.
Swarthout addresses the yellow fever in Natchez, Mississippi and New Orleans, Louisiana; the cotton crop in Mississippi; and Turberville's slaves.
W. Swarthout Letter, 1839, Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.
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