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Mott, Lucretia to Wright, Martha & Anna Temple Brown, Philadelphia, 1860 5mo 12

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181961

Scope and Contents

4 pages. Possibly addressed to Martha Coffin Wright/Anna Coffin Temple Brown. Written from her son-in-law Edward Hopper's home. Describes recent events and news concerning family and friends, including the buying and furnishing of houses. References the circulation of correspondence. Discusses attending a prayer meeting commemorating the emancipation of slaves in Washington D.C. Wants Elizabeth Cady Stanton to come visit. Mentions a Woman's Rights Convention and the recent annual Anti-Slavery Convention.

Subjects: Antislavery movements; Abolitionists; Congresses and conventions; Personal correspondence

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)

Dates

  • 1860 5mo 12

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Physical Facet

1 L

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