9 September 1868, Letter from Johann Jacob Frautschi to Christian Frautschi
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Johann thanks Christian for sending 200 dollars. He reports spending the money on leather and groceries, as well as a scale. He has high hopes for his prospects as a cobbler in the area, but confesses that he needs to learn English to succeed in his business.
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Transliteration and translation: Robert S. Spaeth and Roger P. Minert, Ph.D.
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