Early Letters by Terre Hauteans


Letter from William Rankin, Sr.
to William Rankin, Jr.

November 26, 1843

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[?]         The Grange 


                             July 21,st 

Dear Sir,                           96                       

             I only wish I

could [give?] a positive answer 

to your question.  It is 

that very answer of which 

I am myself in search 

& to which I can at 

present only endeavour 

by an examination of



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the evidence and 

arguments before
us,to point~ & clear 

the way. 

              Yours faithfully, 

                   Goldwin Smith
   Samuel M. Huston [Eagle]   

                Terre Haute 




  *Note to researcher:  This letter has been transcribed by Archives staff verbatim
as the words appear on the original written page.  The spacing, punctuation, and
capitalization are identical.  Words that are unclear have been enclosed in brackets.