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Accession number 1995.1
Catalog Number 1995.1.19
Object Name Letter
Scope & Content Silas Casey to his wife; Abby; He writes from Camp Kinsburg; E. Fla; re: hiking through the cypress swamp 11 miles where white men have never tred. Includes, "We went about 11 miles through a cypress swamp. We were obliged to camp that night in the swamp. We went through a country that had never before been entered by a white man. Discovered much sign of Indians and some huts that did not appear to have been evacuated but a short time."
Creator Silas Casey
Date 02/05/1840
Pub Date 2/5/1840
Condition Good
Imagefile 001\1995119.JPG
Size 7 1/2'' x 9 1/2''