Letter from Charlotte Manigault to Henrietta A. Drayton, 1838

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    Charleston April 12th. 1833. Dear Sister, I intended to set out last Tuesday the 9th for Pendleton, but I was taken sick on Monday, and I am now in bed with a fever. I cannot fix upon any time for my journey until I am better, but I still propose to go as if I am well enough. I remain, dear Sister, Affectionately yours C. [Charlotte] Manigault [end of page one] [written vertically in the center of the page] [in different ink] 1834 [stamp] Charleston S.C. [South Carolina] April 15 Miss Henrietta A. Drayton Pendleton Village South Carolina. [End of page two]
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    Charleston April 12th. 1833. Dear Sister, I intended to set out last Tuesday the 9th for Pendleton, but I was taken sick on Monday, and I am now in bed with a fever. I cannot fix upon any time for my journey until I am better, but I still propose to go as if I am well enough. I remain, dear Sister, Affectionately yours C. [Charlotte] Manigault [end of page one] [written vertically in the center of the page] [in different ink] 1834 [stamp] Charleston S.C. [South Carolina] April 15 Miss Henrietta A. Drayton Pendleton Village South Carolina. [End of page two]
Title:
Letter from Charlotte Manigault to Henrietta A. Drayton, 1838
Creator:
Manigault, Charlotte 1792-1819
Date:
1833-04-19833
Description:
The letter states that Charlotte Manigault had planned to leave for Pendleton on April 9th, but she was taken sick with the fever. She will not leave until she feels better.
Collection:
Drayton Papers, 1701-2004
Contributing Institution:
Drayton Hall: A National Historic Trust Site
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Plantation life--South Carolina--History--19th century
Geographic Subject:
South Carolina
Language:
English
Shelving Locator:
MSS0152-B17-F10
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
609 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2013, Drayton Hall: A National Historic Trust Site. All rights reserved. For more information contact Drayton Hall, Charleston, SC 29414.