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Mott, Lucretia to Cousins Mary and Phebe, Roadside, 1856 10mo 9

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181926

Scope and Contents

6 pages. Written from Roadside. Details recent events and news concerning family and friends. References the circulation of correspondence. Mentions the political activities of family members at Meetings, the upcoming Annual Anti-Slavery Meeting in Philadelphia, and the Grimke sisters. Thomas Cavender was injured in a carriage accident. Says that the Fair circles have begun to meet (probably referring to the annual Anti-Slavery Fair of Pennsylvania). Will be attending the upcoming Woman's Rights Convention in New York with her sister Martha Coffin Wright, which has been postponed until after the election.

Subjects: Personal correspondence; Quakers; Women's rights

Relevant locations: Cheltenham (Pa.)

Dates

  • 1856 10mo 9

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Physical Facet

2 L

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