Letter from James C. Pass to Mary Franklin Pass
Date: Jun. 02 1859 |
Letter from James C. Pass in Fayetteville, N.C. to his wife Mary [Franklin Pass] in Yanceyville, N.C. Pass mentions that President James Buchanan is currently in Chapel Hill, North Carolina along with Secretary of the Interior James Thompson. He mentins Thompson is a graduate of the University of North Carolina. Pass describes the events surrounding Buchanan's visit with excitement. Pass also tells of the city of Fayetteville's installation of gas streetlights. more...