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Mott, Lucretia to Brown, Anna Temple, Wayside, 1858 11mo 5

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181944

Scope and Contents

2 pages. Written from Wayside. Discusses recent events and news concerning family and friends. Elizabeth Cady Stanton is corresponding with Thomas Mott about the theft of her belongings from his store while she was visiting with Lucretia Mott. Mentions the recent elections, a speech by William Henry Seward, recent newspaper articles, and women's rights. Says she has "become quite a defender" of Lucy Stone's right to use her maiden name.

Subjects: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, 1815-1902; Theft; Personal correspondence

Dates

  • 1858 11mo 5

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Physical Facet

1 L

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