MANUSCRIPT: AC. Ink. Dated: Thursday noon. Envelope addressed: Wm Austin Dickinson/Care of Joel Norcross./Boston./Mass. Postmarked: Amherst Ms Nov 20.
PUBLICATION: Home 202.
Edward Dickinson was a delegate to the Whig Convention on November 25. Austin, at his father's desire, stayed in Boston for the occasion, and went home on November 26, the day before Thanksgiving.