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Archives & Manuscripts

Anna Pratt Parker correspondence

Identifier: SFHL-SC-092
This collection includes letters from Anna Pratt Parker in Kansas to her parents, Henry and Amy Pratt, in Chester County, Pa. Also included is genealogical information on the Pratt family. The letters relate news of the family and daily life, information on weather and market prices, and observations on farm life in Kansas.


  • 1882-1883


Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.


.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (1 folder.))

Biographical / Historical

Anna Pratt Parker, the Quaker daughter of Henry L. and Amy Cope (Smedley) Pratt, was born in 1857.In 1879 she married Alanzo Parker and with him moved from Chester County, Pa., to Kansas. She died in 1885.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Anne Parker Gill Price. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1998.
Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, and Manuscripts (APPM)

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