Samuel Wigglesworth Letters, 1839

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Samuel Wigglesworth Letters, 1839
Wigglesworth, Samuel, fl. 1839
4 items
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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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