Item FC 3213 L55 019.015 - 1844 (Sept) from James Hargrave to Smithurst

Transcript 1844 Sept 5 - Letter from Hargrave

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1844 (Sept) from James Hargrave to Smithurst

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FC 3213 L55 019.015

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  • September 5, 1844 (Creation)

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One sheet of paper.

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Place: York Factory

From: James Hargrave

To: Revd John Smithurst, &c. &c. &c., Red River Settlement

Details: 1pp and integral address face

Notes: James Hargrave, an HBC employee, responds to a letter from Rev. Smithurst delivered by Mr. Morvat. The letter dealt with receiving and sending articles by the ship “Prince Rupert.” Hargrave goes on to say that Rev. Hunter and his wife arrived from London, and have continued on to the Saskatchewan District [Cumberland - Devon mission] in a boat along with part of their baggage. The rest of their baggage will be sent to them in the Spring.

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Bruce Peel Special Collections is part of the University of Alberta Libraries.

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