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Walker, William Holmes, 1820-1908


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William Holmes Walker patriarchal blessing for Lorenzo Walker

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230337138]
Identifier: MSS 488
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten patriarchal blessing. The item was given to William Walker's son, Lorenzo Walker, on 4 Aug. 1898. William assures his son that he will gain salvation by serving righteousness. He also tells Lorenzo that "the waves of the sea shall obey your command, and no ship shall be lost on which you may embark."

Dates: 1898 August 4