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Mott, Lucretia to ?, 1861 11mo? 10

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181994

Scope and Contents

4 pages. Fragment. In addition to giving her sister news of family and friends, Lucretia Mott discusses war, John C. Fremont, James Miller McKim's "blind concert," and the sickness of her granddaughter Lucretia Mott Hopper.

"Thousands and tens of thousands idle soldiers, to be clothed and cared for by the labor of women in great measure"

Subjects: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880; War; Women and war

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)


  • 1861 11mo? 10

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Physical Facet

2 L

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