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Mott, Lucretia to Wright, Martha, Philadelphia, 1860 5mo 13

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181964

Scope and Contents

4 pages. Written from her son-in-law Edward Hopper's home. Describes recent events and news concerning family and friends. References the circulation of correspondence. Discusses Yearly Meeting and the National Woman's Rights Convention in New York that Martha Coffin Wright, Ellen Wright Garrison, Jane Elizabeth Hitchcock Jones, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and others attended. Shares the opinions of individuals concerning Stanton's speech and resolutions. Discusses a Quaker who came to stay with her.

Subjects: Wright, Martha Coffin, 1806-1875; Garrison, Ellen Wright, 1840-1931; Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, 1815-1902; Congresses and conventions; Women orators; Women's rights

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)

Dates

  • 1860 5mo 13

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Physical Facet

1 L

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