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Mott, Lucretia to Philadelphia family, Auburn, NY, 1862 7mo 16

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181997

Scope and Contents

4 pages. Likely written to children and relatives residing in and around Philadelphia. In addition to relaying news of friends and family, Lucretia Mott makes brief comments on politics, the war, seeing Emily Howland, and taking tea with Frances Seward. Letter is written on a printed circular titled "To the Friends of the Cause of Woman," dated January 15th, 1854 and signed by Lucretia Mott, Lucy Stone, and others.

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

Relevant locations: Auburn (N.Y.)

Dates

  • 1862 7mo 16

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Physical Facet

1 L

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