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September 10-12, 1863

Thursday, September 10, 1863.

very fine day katie and i went carrige riding with James Kate got hurt I had a letter from harrriet tonight I am

Friday 11

I had a letter from brother to day Theodore went home to day we will miss him much he is so full of fun Johnsons girls com over this evening rachel has

Saturday 12

not gone hom yet harriet has bin gone one weeke to day i have bin as busy as a bee all day mr and mrs harris and mary had a narrow


Annotation 1

Emilie’s list of September departures suggests that some of these people were employed at the same household as Emilie and that as they left Emilie’s work increased, or she became anxious to return to Philadelphia with them.


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