Letter from Emory Kirby to Mr. Pennington, 19 November 1876
 


Citation

“Letter from Emory Kirby to Mr. Pennington, 19 November 1876,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 29, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/15229.


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Title

Letter from Emory Kirby to Mr. Pennington, 19 November 1876

Description

This is a letter from Emory Kirby to Mr. Pennington, and is a follow up to a discussion that took pace over a year earlier. Emory left that talk with high hopes, as he had bought land, but found his property sold off. Homeless, Emory was forced to rent room in a store and felt humiliated. He managed to buy a new property, and finishes out the letter describing his new land and thanking Pennington for his friendship.

Subject

Real property
Homelessness

Date

1876-11-19

Format

letters (correspondence)

Extent

2 pages

Language

English

Identifier

letter_11_19_1876.pdf

Coverage

Ashe County (N.C.)

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