Letter, Catlett Conway to Mary Wallace, Richmond, VA, January 28, 1900 (Ms2012-039)
- Conway, Catlett, 1840-1920 (Person)
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Letter from Catlett Conway to his “dear Daughter,” Mary Wallace, giving his opinions on a murder trial and its evidence; relaying information about certain local individuals; and recounting a back-and-forth conversation of “old folks lore” about Groundhog Day with “Old uncle John,” imitating his dialect.
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