“Letter from John Pennington to Luke Eller, 12 January 1860,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed February 8, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/15193.
Letter from John Pennington to Luke Eller, 12 January 1860
This is a letter from John Pennington to his cousin Luke Eller. Pennington writes the letter primarily to catch up with Luke as well as to inform him about his son getting married and moving back to live near him. Pennington ends his letter with a few remarks about his slaves and how much they are worth.