Item 13 - Letter from Adam Sedgwick to Everina Frances Affleck

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Add. MS a/213/13


Letter from Adam Sedgwick to Everina Frances Affleck


  • 17 Jan. 1859 (Creation)

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3 pp.

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On his journey to Dent AS felt so tired at Newark station that he rested for two hours before going on to Leeds by a later train - 'now I am nearly well'. He found his brother [John Sedgwick] in a 'state of such disability - so weak as to be quite unable to keep up a conversation'.

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