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Object Name Letter
Accession number CAHC 2008.122
Scope & Content Two letters of correspondence from Joseph Babbidge. One to parents; Father, Sylvanus Coombs, of Camden and one to Samuel Simson. (Letters are attached to one another and were mailed to Sylvanus Coombs, Camden.)

Mentions threat of war as well as the upcoming Presidential candidates Van Buren and Harrison.
Collection Camden Area History Center Collection
Catalog Number CAHC 2008.122.1
Title Affectionate Father and Mother
Mr. Samuel Simpson Sir
Date 1840
Dates of Creation February 23, 1840
Search Terms Camden
Belgrade
Maine
Subjects Correspondence
Presidential elections
War
Other number 31896000953293
People Babbidge, Joseph
Coombs, Sylvanus
Simson, Samuel