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Noyes, Laverne (1849-1919) To F. B. Noyes

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02150.27 Author/Creator: Noyes, Laverne (1849-1919) Place Written: Chicago, Illinois Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 23 March 1901 Pagination: 2 p. : 13 x 16.8 cm

Summary of Content: Letter from Laverne W. Noyes thanking Frank Noyes for his assistance in tracing Laverne's ancestry. He mentions including a recently-published book on the topic, but the book seems to have gotten separated from the letter.

People: Thomas Noyes

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: EstateLawWeaponryAmmunitionRevolutionary WarMilitary HistorySoldier's PayFinanceMuster Rolls and ReturnsInjury or WoundBattleFrench and Indian War

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