Letter from Wynkoop Kiersted to John Kiersted Jr. regarding difficulties in getting hemlock bark

Letter from Wynkoop Kierstead to John Kierstead Jr. regarding shipments of hides from Buenos Aries and the difficulties in getting hemlock trees out of the woods, as there was not enough snow to be able to transport them out on sleighs. The bark of hemlock trees was crucial to Wynkoop's tannery in Mongaup Valley, in the southern Catskill Mountains.
Identifier
NYSL_SC17820_B2F2_001
Date
March 19 1864
Language
English
Source
New York State Library, SC17820, John Kiersted Family papers, Box 2, Folder 2.
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