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Box 6


Contains 21 Collections and/or Records:

C. Canby Balderston, Colora, Maryland, to George Balderston, 1861, 1863

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Scope and Contents To his brother at Westtown School. Family and business news, including a proposed liquid coffee. 2mo 10, 1864 letter mentions that Eliphaz Cheyney was visiting the family; a false rumor had circulated that he had been arrested for his strong abolitionist sentiments. 1863 letter sent from Westtown where Canby worked as a teacher.
Dates: 1861, 1863

John L. Balderston to C. Canby Balderston, 1862

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Scope and Contents John at home, Canby at Westtown, his first semester at boarding school.
Dates: 1862

Charles Balderston, Colora, to brother, 1864

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Scope and Contents Two letters to Canby or John. Charles is a student, mentions railroad almost connected to depot at Rising Sun.
Dates: 1864

Anna Elizabeth Marshall, Westtown, to Mark Marshall, 1865 - 1871

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Scope and Contents Letters to her brother. Also a printed invitation 1869 from Mark and Lydia Marshall to J. L. Balderston to dine
Dates: 1865 - 1871