Skip to main content

Mott, Lucretia to Wright, Martha, Roadside, 1862 8mo 17

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00182001

Scope and Contents

4 pages. Written from Roadside. Lucretia Mott provides her sister with news of family and friends, including several Quakers she knows who are serving as soldiers during the Civil War. She expresses a negative opinion of Abraham Lincoln and describes the funeral of Henry Grew.

Subjects: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Relevant locations: Cheltenham (Pa.)

Dates

  • 1862 8mo 17

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Access to the collection is restricted except by permission of the Director or Curator; many of the letters have been published elsewhere or transcribed. Note that the bulk of the collection has been digitized and is available in our Digital Library. Explore this collection online.

Physical Facet

1 L

Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library

Contact:
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore Pennsylvania 19081 USA