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Catalog Number 1947.068.001
Object Name Letter
Scope & Content A handwritten letter from Lewis Cass to Sarah A. Sibley, written to accompany a wedding gift for Sibley's future sister-in-law, Marie Louise Miller, who married Alexander Hamilton Sibley on September 14, 1865. The letter reads:


My dear Miss Sibley,
With you I am this [?] to present this paid[?] to your future sister-in-law, with my best and warmest wishes for her happiness. And please say to stay[?] that for many a long day nothing has given me half as much pleasure as the announcement of his intended[?] message.
Yours Truly
Lewis Cass

Miss Sibley
Date 1865
People Cass, Lewis
Sibley, Sarah Alexandrine
Sibley, Alexander Hamilton
Miller, Marie Louise
Extent of Description 6.5" x 7.75"
Collection Biographical
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