John H. Riley


John Muir


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644please to tell father that [illegible] are all well and that I is got home safe Mr Muir I look for and speady answer to friend Muirs from John H Riley John you please to see O S good or Smith and if they will give me as much a weak or more and send me 25 dollars so I can move I will come at once [illegible] you see them see the best they will do for me to work a year for the firm and if they will give me every other job beside the one I had that I can do y I would as leaf have it and if not I will take my old job talk to Mr Jones and see it may be at ther is some job that he can work me in if that man wants to keep the circle saw that I had let me no as soon as is have Knightstown Po Henery [illegible] 00389


[Henry County, Ind.]

Date Original

1867 Jan 15


Original letter dimensions: 25.0 x 20.0 cm

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File Identifier

Reel 01, Image 0918

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Page 2


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