Elizabeth Thompson Reeve letter - 1820 Apr 6
Elizabeth Thompson Reeve
April 6, 1820
Litchfield Law School Collection
Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, Litchfield Historical Society
Writes a letter on behalf of her husband, Tapping Reeve, to thank John Cotton Smith for his letter; describes Reeve's illness; details a conversation Reeve had with Judge Johnson and Johnson's commentary on the constitution and early government; notes disappointment and not seeing Smith and his wife; notes that attendance at the Law School is down and remarks that Reeve's poor health may render him unable to print his second volume.
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