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    [Indian Atrocities on the Frontier]. Autograph Letter Signed from Ohio. One and one-half page of one leaf, 7.75" x 12.5", Bloomfield [Ohio], January 30, 1813. Patience Wheadon informs her sister Anna Andrews of Massachusetts that three Indians killed her son when they "took an ax and struck him on the small of his back and the other two struck him on the head with their tomahawks. . . . [T]hey cut off both of Daniels arms." With more gruesome details of this murder, as well as another. Soiled paper with some weakness at the folds. From the Donald P. Dow Collection.

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    April, 2015
    9th Thursday
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