Letter - Rachel Revere to Paul Revere

Letter-Rachel Revere to Paul Revere

Paul Revere's second wife, Rachel, sent him money - and a warning letter - during April or May of 1775.  The letter says:

My Dear by Doctor Church I send a hundred & twenty five pounds and beg you will take the best care of yourself and not attempt coming in to this town again and if I have an opportunity of coming or sending out anything or any of the Children I shall do it pray [unreadable] keep up your spirits and trust your self and us in the hands of a good God who will take care of us tis all my Dependance for vain is the help of man aduie my Love from your affectionate R. Revere

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Spy Letters of the American Revolution, from the Collections of the Clements Library at University of Michigan.


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