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Thomas Rodney letter to Lavinia Rodney


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Colonel in the Revolutionary War and American lawyer and politician from Delaware Thomas Rodney wrote to his daughter Lavinia in Dover, Delaware, concerning his health and a plague affecting Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on September 15, 1793.

Box 3, F0061: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0098 manuscript boxes

Purchase, October 1988.

Processed by Anita Wellner, 1993. Encoded by George Apodaca, June 2015.

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Thomas Rodney letter to Lavinia Rodney, 1793 September 15.
Box 3 Folder F0061

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