They Have Discovered a Cave! (B K Jones, April 1st 1855) (Guest Post)

1855: Contoocook‘s Burleigh K. Jones shares news from home (and demonstrates his sense of humor) in an exciting letter to his brother Sullivan…:

(Drawn by guest artist Andrew Z. at our recent LiveFreeAndDraw.com Open Studio + Workshop Day @ Hopkinton Town Library!)

From: Letters of Burleigh K. Jones

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NEXT: Exploring the cave >>

Of course Burleigh has much more to share about this cave… But can we believe him?

SOURCE = Letters of Burleigh K. Jones @ Hopkinton Historical Society

1 April 1855

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