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Cholera -- Tennessee -- Nashville.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Nashville Cholera Epidemic Letter

Identifier: MS-2701

In a June 17, 1849 letter to his friend D. C. Douglass in Lebanon, Tenn., [Jason] Delaney discusses the scene of a recent cholera epidemic in Nashville, Tenn.

Dates: 1849 June 17

Nashville Cholera Letter

Identifier: MS-3135

This collection houses a letter written by a woman possibly named Sapphire to her sister Electa on March 20, 1874, sent from Nashville, Tennessee. She discusses a recent cholera epidemic in Nashville, as well as the weather, aging, and religion.

Dates: 1874 March 20