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Revised by: Jennifer Duplaga, November 2004
Edmund Albertson was born in 1813 in North Carolina. After moving to Indiana, he married Sophia Morris on August 8, 1839. Together they had 6 children. Albertson worked as a physician in Canton, Indiana. He was also a member and minister of the Blue River Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends). He died in Canton on June 19, 1863.
Scope and Content Note:
This collection contains a letter (photocopy) from Edmund Albertson to his sister-in-law, Mary Morris of Mount Pleasant, Ohio. In this letter, Albertson discusses his children and family, the weather, a meeting of the Canton Library and the progress of a student who had gone onto college.
20 Dec. 1841
ALS to sister from Edmund Albertson (photocopy)
Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1841
Provenance: Mary Hobbs, Plainfield, IN, 14 June 1968
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.
Alternate formats: None
Related Holdings: None
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