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Alexander D. Miner correspondence
mssHM 80846-80948  
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Description
The correspondence of Alexander Douglas Miner consists almost entirely of letters sent by Miner addressed to his daughter, Martha Matilda Miner, a college student attending Oberlin College in Ohio.
Background
Alexander Douglas Miner was born on June 22, 1802. He married Abby E. Skinner on May 28, 1848. Miner was a farmer in Lima, New York. The couple had two daughters, Martha Matilda Miner and Nellie W. Miner.
Extent
109 items 3 boxes
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