Letter from James Elishama Smith to Robert Hunter

Scope and Content

In this manuscript letter Smith indicates he has sent Hunter a letter for insertion [into a newspaper] and requests that Hunter does not forget to send it to S[amuel] Austin.

Smith believes Owen is a "phantom on the Religious question" and that he wishes to bring him "up to the scratch" so he may "declare himself one thing or another on the subject".


Stamped number: 761

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The letter is in very poor condition and one of the pages is totally split in two.