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Title Two letters Written by Immigrants to the United States
Date 22 May 1818; 15 Apr 1832
Document Type Correspondence; Manuscript
Reference DX/2088
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description The first letter is written from Manchester, Virginia to Miss Jane Irvin, Glasgow and includes details of daily life, child ailments and market land values for farming. The second letter was written from Baltimore to Mary Ann Steer, Devonshire on family affairs.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) United States of America
Ports Manchester, Virginia, Baltimore, United States; Glasgow, Scotland
Nationality British
Keywords engagement, farming, emigration
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library