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A letter from Charles P. Jones to his father, Timothy Jones / Native American; Cherokee

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A handwritten letter from Charles P. Jones in Augusta, Georgia to his parents in Hartford County, Connecticut. His father is Timothy Jones. In this personal letter Jones mentions missing his parents, but wishes to remain in the South for the summer to be a peddler. He wishes to have a"waggon" built and to take over a route for someone. He also tries to persuade his parents to convert to Christianity. It includes a short typed summary.
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Title(s): 
A letter from Charles P. Jones to his father, Timothy Jones
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
June 30, 1831
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
3826.1276
Department: 
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