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A letter of A. C. Van Raalte to Philip Phelps, who apparently is in New York. A.C.V.R. reports that he had to sell the female education grounds to the railroad, 12 lots in the "Southern Block" for $4,000. Wrote about matters in Holland. "If we shall not see enthusiasm for the work, we will sink away in worldly mindedness."
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Van Raalte, A. C. and Scholten, George, "A Letter of A. C. Van Raalte to Philip Phelps" (1870). Van Raalte Papers: 1870-1879. 7.