Death -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Benjamin Rush (Philadelphia) letter to Richard Henderson (Loudon Court House, Virginia), 1810 May 31
Rush writes regarding a Mr. Carter's debts, particularly regarding his coffin and grave.
Henderson replies to Rush's letter regarding the debts of a Mr. Carter, assuring Rush that he is in error, all costs for the preparation of coffin and grave have been paid.