The Resource Letter to Dr. Josiah G. Beckwith, (manuscript)

Letter to Dr. Josiah G. Beckwith, (manuscript)

Label
Letter to Dr. Josiah G. Beckwith, 1844 October 24
Title
Letter to Dr. Josiah G. Beckwith
Inclusive dates
1844 October 24
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rhett, a U. S. Congressman from South Carolina (and later, a Confederate statesman), writes to Dr. Beckwith in Litchfield, Connecticut, requesting the liniment recipe he used previously to help with scarlet fever. Rhett needs the medicine because there is an outbreak of scarlet fever on his plantation
Biographical or historical data
Rhett was a prominent "fire-eater."
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Letter to Dr. Josiah G. Beckwith, (manuscript)
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  • Special Collections
Extent
1
Note
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2013/2014.
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u6369941
Type of unit
p.

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