Title: Letter signed Peter Politte, Fiddletown, Amador County, California, to his wife, June 1, 1856
Description: Writes that he received her letter and is feeling better but wasn’t able to work all winter. Says that he is coming home as soon as possible, and that he saw Mark and George. Wants to return, but writes that he’d “as soon die as to go back with nothing.”
Maker/Creator: Politte, Peter
Subjects: West (U.S.)--Discovery and exploration
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