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original 1807 letter with ‘ship’ post mark


an original one-side written letter from a Miss / Mrs. Hopper of Paddington, London to her nephew Samuel Elliot in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. 


the letter carries a ‘ship’ post mark, together with a Boston mark dated October 7th, and the name of the ship that carried the letter – probably ‘Borneo’.


the content of the letter is basically a gentle reminder to keep in touch…..


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slight damage where the wax seal has been broken, otherwise in good condition