2005.36.292: Thomas F. Jones, Jr. to Kate, 1857 March 29
1857; Transcription; Thomas F. Jones, Jr.; Kate; Love Letter; Travel
In this three-page handwritten love letter, Thomas F. Jones, Jr. bestows his adoration upon the recipient. He comments how he loved another before, but the woman did not reciprocate his affections. He mentions that he traveled 500 miles by horse for eight days and requests that she write back to him at Monticello, Middle Florida.
Thomas F. Jones, Jr.
P.M.B. Young Collection, Bartow History Museum
Bartow History Museum
1857 March 29
Heather M. Haley