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Potter concludes that the prison inmate who recently died was his brother -- George L. Potter. He cannot understand how his brother got there. He had been a respectable citizen, 32 years old, single man. He was worth some property. Potter asks Finley to name his crime, length of term in prison and if he left any property. Abstract Number - 1063
State Prison Letters; State Prison; Prisoner
Potter, Jonathan, "Letter from Jonathan Potter to James B. Finley" (1847). Finley Letters. 1047.