Letter from R. E. Day to S. Day and H. Hadlow
Date: Oct. 16 1831 |
Letter from R. E. Day of Handen, Kent, United Kingdom, to his uncle S. Day and H. Hadlow, Utica, New York, describing family and crop news in the hops growing region of Handen in Kent, southeast England. Day also comments on the recent agricultural disturbances known as the "Swing Riots." Day notes the return of one relative from a voyage to the "Indias" and the likelihood of others emigrating to the United States. more...