Type (DCMI Terms)
Monmouth, Warren County, Illinois
Bloomington, Polk County, Oregon Territory
Elijah Butler writes to inform John Butler of the death of their father, Peter Butler, and his funeral at the Monmouth schoolhouse with John E. Murphy presiding. An addendum to Brother and Sister dated August 21st from John Butler, passing the letter to other family members in Illinois.
Butler Family Letters, MSS 2
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Butler, Elijah, "Letter to John Butler from Elijah Butler" (1856). Butler Family Letters (Transcripts). 74.