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Mott, Lucretia to ? ?, 1861 1mo 08

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181982

Scope and Contents

8 pages. Fragment, perhaps to Mott's sister Martha Coffin Wright. Date inferred. Mott discusses the funeral of her cousin Ruth Bunker Chase, her travel plans for the New York State Woman's Rights Convention in Albany, grief over a death of a relative, and other news of friends and family. She also discusses a sermon by Rachel Moore, notions of starting a Hicksite college, and essays on theology recently published in "The Atlantic."

Subjects: Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880; Congresses and conventions; Schools; Theology

Relevant locations: Albany (N.Y.); Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Dates

  • 1861 1mo 08

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Physical Facet

1 L

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