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Accession number 1995.1
Catalog Number 1995.1.17
Object Name Letter
Scope & Content Silas Casey to his wife Abby; He writes from Fort No. 16 E. Fla; re: getting orders from General Taylor to scout mouth of Suwannee and Wacasasseee. Includes, "Gen Taylor has been operating this winter in middle Florida...It is his intention to station a number of Posts on that river to keep them out...I have been ordered by Gen. Taylor to help scout the country between the mouth of the Suwannee and the Wacasassee on the Gulf where it is supposed the Indians have fled to."
Creator Silas Casey
Date 01/27/1840
Pub Date 1/27/1840
Condition Good
Imagefile 001\1995117.JPG
Size 7 1/2'' x 9 3/4''