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Box 3

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Contains 17 Results:

Edward Williams Diary, 1871-1873

 File — Box: 3
Scope and Contents Includes accounts of visits to penitentiary and meeting American Indian Chiefs incarcerated there, Dec. 1871, and travels in Mid West during summers.
Dates: 1871-1873

Edward Williams to his wife and daughter, Teachers House, Jackson, Mississippi, 1867 12 mo 8.

 File — Box: 3
Scope and Contents Describes the schools and attitudes of students and Northerners visiting there. Urges Hannah to join him.
Dates: 1867 12 mo 8.

Edward, Sarah and Hannah to family, 1872 3 mo to 10 mo

 File — Box: 3
Scope and Contents Hannah mentions that Yearly Meeting expressed interest in providing more funds for their school.
Dates: 1872 3 mo to 10 mo

Sarah Williams to family, 1876

 File — Box: 3
Scope and Contents Describes trouble in the school and for freedman since the Democrats passed new laws limiting free education to the age of 14 and cutting pay for teachers
Dates: 1876