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Accession Number 1999.8.5
Catalog Number 1999.8.5
Object Name Letter
Date 1831/02/21
Scope & Content W.H. Ashley Esq.
St. Louis
New Orleans 21 Feb 1831

Dear Sir,
We have your favor [?] of 8th inst. to-day. The Francis arrived on the 25th. part of your merchandise [spelled merchandize] have been discharged and owing to the unfavorable report of the Insurance office as respects the Steamer Maryland, we thought it most prudent not to ship by her.
The owners of Steamer Feliciana say they will advertise her for St. louis, as soon as she arrives, she is looked for houslay [?]
Very Respectfully,
Your Ob. Svt [Obedient Servant]
Tracy Miller.
Collection Deibel