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Box 2A

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Contains 10 Results:

Letters from Anna Shipley Cox Brinton, (10 items) 1 folder, 1897-1902

 File — Box: 2A
Scope and Contents note These are childhood letters and documents, many illustrated by Anna, and including membership in the Eagles Nest Sporting Club and stories written by her for the serialized newsletter in 1900 “The Eagle’s Nest.” (4 issues)
Dates: 1897-1902

Letters from Anna Shipley Cox Brinton (20 items) 1 folder, 1903

 File — Box: 2A
Scope and Contents note Here are included Anna’s letters home (San Jose, California) from Westtown Boarding School (West Chester, Pa.). Topics include: curricular and extracurricular activities, school trips, boarding school life, clothing needs, teachers and students.
Dates: 1903

Letters from Anna Shipley Cox Brinton (30 items) 2 folders, circa 1904

 File — Box: 2A
Scope and Contents note Letters continue from Westtown Boarding School during the school year and from “Windon” and elsewhere during the summer to family at home. Topics include: dire case of pneumonia of Albanus Cope, books read, food, teachers, amusements, friends, expense management and a description of her graduation and her love of Westtown.
Dates: circa 1904

Letters from Anna Shipley Cox Brinton (20 items) 1 folder, 1904 January-May

 File — Box: 2A
Scope and Contents note Letters home from Westtown Boarding School. Topics include: trouble with roommate, art, lectures, including on Japan and by Isaac Sharpless, books to be read for classes, including French, classes and class work, friends; visit to Washington and shaking hands with the president.
Dates: 1904 January-May

Letters from Anna Shipley Cox Brinton (30 items) 1 folder, 1904 June-1905 September

 File — Box: 2A
Scope and Contents note Final letters home from Westtown. Topics include: work on Virgil and other courses, possible entry to Stanford University, attending Meeting, polishing of final essay; also a collection of cards printed with the names of her classmates, graduation invitation and program. In August and September 1905, she writes from California.
Dates: 1904 June-1905 September