Robert G. Ingersoll Letter to Maria L. Harper- September 22, 1873

Item

Title

Robert G. Ingersoll Letter to Maria L. Harper- September 22, 1873

Description

Robert G. Ingersoll writes to Maria L. Harper, née Cassell, regarding a request sent to him. He alludes to her getting along well "under circumstances;" likely referring to the fairly recent death of her husband John T. Harper. After the Civil War Ingersoll, Harper, and Joseph J. Cassell had a law partnership in El Paso, IL. ¹

LETTERHEAD CONTENTS: Ingersoll, Puterbaugh Bros. & McCune- Attorneys and Counselors at Law- No. 201 Main Street, over Second National Bank- Robeet [sic] G. Ingersoll- S. D. Puterbaugh- Geo. Puterbaugh- Eugene Mc' Cune

Contributor

OWNER: Phillip Mott

Coverage

Peoria, Illinois
El Paso, Illinois

Creator

Robert G. Ingersoll

Date Created

1873-09-22

Date Submitted

2020-06-15

Identifier

2020-0014

Subject

law, lawyer, legal, partnership, firm
letter, correspondence, condolences

Type

image

Source

1. http://www.allendrake.com/elpasohistory/epstory/pgtx227.htm