Telegram from William Henry Seward, Jr. to Janet Watson Seward, May 1, 1865

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Telegram from William Henry Seward, Jr. to Janet Watson Seward, May 1, 1865
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Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1865-05-01

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Telegram from William Henry Seward, Jr. to Janet Watson Seward, May 1, 1865

action: sent

sender: William Seward
Birth: 1839-06-18  Death: 1920-04-29

location: Washington D.C., US

receiver: Janet Seward
Birth: 1839-11-18  Death: 1913-11-09

location: Auburn, NY

transcription: msr 

revision: crb 2016-10-19

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WESTERN UNION TELEGRAPH COMPANY
To Mrs Wm H. Seward Jr Auburn May 1st 1865
By telegraph from War Dept Wash 186
Apl 30th 65. 2:30 pm.
Frederick
Birth: 1830-07-08 Death: 1915-04-25
passed a restless night but is better
this morning & regaining strength. He remains entirely
conscious. Yet there is no indication of a return of
the bleeding although it may occur at any
moment & prove fatal if not controlled. Fathers
Birth: 1801-05-16 Death: 1872-10-10

jaw has been set & he is comfortable.
Wm H Seward Jr
D.H.
Hand Shiftx

Janet Seward

Birth: 1839-11-18 Death: 1913-11-09
Rec May 1st Pd 9 a.m.