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Letter from OREL COOK, JR. to GEORGE PERKINS MARSH, dated August 28, 1854.

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Title: Letter from OREL COOK, JR. to GEORGE PERKINS MARSH, dated August 28, 1854.

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  • Cook, Orel

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  • Marsh, George Perkins, 1801-1882

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Letter from OREL COOK, JR. to GEORGE PERKINS MARSH, dated August 28, 1854., Original located at the University of Vermont's Special Collections in the George Perkins Marsh Collection, filed by date., http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/ocgpm540828 (accessed July 29, 2014)

Letter from OREL COOK, JR. to GEORGE PERKINS MARSH, dated August 28, 1854.

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TEI mark-up by : James P. Tranowski andEllen Thomson


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Rutland Aug 28th 1854.



Hon. Geo. P. Marsh,

Sir,

I am instructed by the Rutland Co. Agricultural Society to request of you an Address before them at their Ninth Annual Fair, to be held at Rutland Sept 27th & 28th ult. next. The address is expected at 1 o'clock p.m. on the 28th

Permit me to say that many of your warm friends in this county express an earnest desire to see & hear you again.

The Society has delayed till this late hour to invite any one to make the Address, for your return from foreign lands, hoping you will benefit them by observation upon Agriculture in other Countries.

The Society is to hold a Levee on Wednesday evening 27th at which Senator Foote will preside. Mr Meacham is invited, & several persons of distinction from abroad--Every town in the County will be represented by some of their best farmers cc.-We should be very glad to add the attraction of your presence.

Respectfully Yours

Orel Cook Jr

Secretary.

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