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[Letter to Joseph Vidal from estranged wife] [leaf 1-recto]
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Identifier: NTC_0118a
Title: [Letter to Joseph Vidal from estranged wife] [leaf 1-recto]
Description: Handwritten letter of goodbye, recounting his drinking and abuse. [Vidalia, across the Mississippi River from Natchez, is named for Vidal’s illustrious father, one of the last Spanish officials in Natchez before the U.S. takeover.]
City: Vidalia
County: Concordia Parish
State: Louisiana
Country: United States
Date: 1817/12/05
Creator: Vidal, S.
Source: Natchez Trace Collection, Small Manuscript Collections-Vidal (Joseph Jr.) Papers
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: 2E576
Folder: Vidal (Joseph Jr.)
Format: Letter (correspondence)
Size: 33.5 cm X 20.9 cm
Subject: Law