Amherst (Mass.) - Portrait of Marquis Dickinson, three of his sons, and grandson (by Marquis, Jr.).
1898 June 15
Dickinson, Walter Mason, 1856-1898
Transport Cherokee, Gulf of Mexico - Instructions to forward letter to Asa Williams Dickinson, when read (see letter from Walter M. Dickinson to Asa Williams Dickinson, June 15, 1898). On same sheet is letter from Marquis Fayette Dickinson to Asa Dickinson: the fighting has begun in Cuba "and Walter is so far safe," though his assistant's brother has been reported wounded. The military will move on Puerto Rico and the... more