Letter. M[aria Nicholson] Montgomery, New York, New York, to James W. Nicholson Esqre P.M., New Geneva, Pennsylvania
1839 March 29
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Maria pleads with James, on her own part and for the family, not to entrust his son William with a (New Geneva?) postmaster position, lest it be "a public Trust betrayed."