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LevelItem
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/G/AC 14A/221B
TitleLetter from J. M[atthew] Weiss, Basel
Extent1 item
Date1837
DescriptionDated 18 April. Having been granted permission to come home, he embarked for Marseilles in a Maltese schooner on 11 March; reached Basel 10 April; on approaching Switzerland 'my children were astonished to see the snow, which they thought to be rain of paper'; the letter will be brought by a merchant friend of Brusa in Asia Minor, called Flubacher, a native of Basel.
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