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Chase continues to travel through Michigan with his sons and hopes to arrive in Gilead on Wednesday. He traded some cattle with Mr. Critchfield and reunited with old friends. He assures his wife that their sons are doing very well, and also assures her that they are safe from "Indian depredation."
Henry Chase, Col. Hughs, Mr. Critchfield, Cynthia, Cole, animals, livestock, Monroe, Raisin River, Tecumseh, General Brown, Mrs. Brown, Judge Trion, Lebanon Springs, Sophia Trion, Poughkeepsie, Elisha Skinner, Miami River, Mansfield, Gilead, General Scott, Detroit, Black Hawk, Black Hawk War, Indians
Chase, Philander, "Letter to Sophia Chase" (1832). Philander Chase Letters. 926.