Letter from H. Pindell to Thomas Sparrow
Date: Oct. 04 1860 |
Letter from H. Pindell in Louisville, Kentucky to Thomas Sparrow replying to a letter from Sparrow. The writer talks about renewing his acquaintance with Sparrow's wife Annie Mariah Blackwell, meeting Sparrow's children, and the Blackwells. He invites Sparrow and his family to visit. He then discusses Sparrow's possible move to Illinois and suggests that he settle and start business in the country rather than a city. The writer also comments on his wife, his adopted daughter, and seeing the grown children of his contemporaries.
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...