Samuel Wigglesworth Letters, 1839

Descriptive Summary

Title
Samuel Wigglesworth Letters, 1839
Creator
Wigglesworth, Samuel, fl. 1839
Extent
4 items
Subjects
Elk (Steamboat)-- History-- Sources.
Physicians-- United States-- History-- 19th century.
Physicians-- United States-- History-- Sources.
Steamboats-- United States-- History-- 19th century.
Steamboats-- United States-- History-- Sources.
United States-- Description and travel.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Physician of Boston, Mass. Four letters written by Samuel to his father, Thomas Wigglesworth, from Cleveland, Cincinnati, on board the steamboat Elk near Louisville, and from St. Louis, describing his travels and experiences, and commenting on people and sights he has encountered