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Accession Number: 76-1001

Title

J. Brown letter. -- Photocopied [ca. 1976]. -- 1 item.

Biography / History

J. Brown was a farmer in Peterborough, Canada West, during the mid 1800's.

Custodial History

This item was in the custody or Graham Noble before it was donated to the Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

This item is a photocopy of a letter of J. Brown to his nephew Archibald Brown of Kittley, near Smith's Falls, Canada West, dated December 30, 1845. Comments on family matters, crops, number of shops, saw mills and foundries in Peterborough are written in the letter.

Notes

Title based on the creator of the item.

This item was donated by Graham Noble of Peterborough, Ontario.

Restrictions: N