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Posted 1 year ago

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Budek
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Hello Again,
I bought this a few days ago, interested in the translation, and intrigued by the inscription,' Helen Louise Revere, from her friend, M. Crofts, Boston, September 30th?, 1839 '
It's a beautiful little volume, not in the best shape, but complete.
I did a bit of research on the first name and found a newspaper notice from the later 1800's,( I don't remember the year, sorry ), for an unclaimed letter addressed to Helen Louise Revere.
All that I could think of was Paul Revere,.....could she be a relative?
I'm not much of a sleuth, but I will try to persevere.
Any information welcome.
Thank You,
Tonino

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  1. Budek Budek, 1 year ago
    Thanks for the look and love, Tony & Brat
  2. TubeAmp TubeAmp, 1 year ago
    Hi Budek:

    I found her descendent's have made a family tree online: http://www.thacherfamily.org/tng/familygroup.php?familyID=F4051&tree=thacher and that she passed away in New Jersey. Such wonderful binding! Love it!

    Thanks for sharing,

    TA
  3. Budek Budek, 1 year ago
    Thanks for the views and love, TA, Bellin, Trunkman, PhilDavid, & Petey
    and TA, Thanks so much for the link,
    have a great May 2 all,
    Tony
  4. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Love it !!!!!
  5. Budek Budek, 1 year ago
    Thanks for the love Manikin!
    right back at you!,
    T
  6. Budek Budek, 1 year ago
    thanks for the looks and loves pw, toolate, Kevin, & pops!

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