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".

Note

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.