Letter from George Attmore Sparrow to Thomas Sparrow
Date: Jun. 22 1860 |
Letter from George Attmore Sparrow in Okaw, Illinois to his father Thomas Sparrow. George writes that his mother received a letter from his father with a twenty five dollar check in it. They paid fifteen dollars that they owed his Grandpa and used the other ten to get groceries from Chicago.
From the papers of Thomas Sparrow (1819-1884), a lawyer from Washington, N.C. who fought in the Civil War and later represented Beaufort County in the North Carolina General Assembly. more...