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Box 2

 Container

Contains 145 Collections and/or Records:

Mott, Lucretia to Wright, Martha, Philadelphia, 1853 2mo 27

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181854
Scope and Contents 2 pages. Lucretia Mott discusses recent events, the recent death of her sister Elizabeth Coffin Yarnall's son, female college students, and Temperance. Letter includes a brief note from Elizabeth Coffin Yarnall.

Subjects: Sewing; Death; Women--Education (Higher); Bereavement; Temperance

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.); Buffalo (N.Y.)
Dates: 1853 2mo 27

Stevenson, Thomas B. to Mott, Lucretia, Maysville, OH, 1853 10mo 13

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181855
Scope and Contents 1 page. Thomas B. Stevenson was a newspaper editor and publisher. He writes Mott that he has advertised her upcoming speech in the Mayfield Eagle and regrettably has urgent business that makes him unable to attend the speech.

Subjects: Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880; Voyages and travels; Public speaking; Quaker women; Women orators

Relevant locations: Maysville (Ky.)
Dates: 1853 10mo 13

Mott, Lucretia to Children, Cincinnati, 1853 10mo 14

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181856
Scope and Contents 4 pages. Lucretia Mott describes her recent travels to Cincinnati, her future travel plans, the people she has been interacting with, and the meetings she has been attending. Is homesick and wants to receive letters from her children. Sends instructions for the maintenance of the house. There will be a meeting this evening in which Lucy Stone will participate prominently. Mentions a recent meeting where Antoinette L. Brown and Lucy Stone gave speeches. William Folger (probably her cousin Rear...
Dates: 1853 10mo 14

Mott, Lucretia to Children, Ohio River, 1853 10mo 17

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181857
Scope and Contents 4 pages. Discusses her travels to and from Cincinnati and the meeting she attended there. Mentions seeing Sarah Peter, Lucy Stone, and Levi Coffin.

Subjects: Voyages and travels; Personal correspondence; Railroad Voyages and travels; Quakers

Relevant locations: Ohio
Dates: 1853 10mo 17

Mott, Lucretia to Lord, Martha, Philadelphia, 1854 1mo 30

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181858
Scope and Contents 2 pages. Lucretia Mott tells her daughter to come home soon and informs her she will be forwarding the letter she wrote to Martha.

Subjects: Personal correspondence

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)
Dates: 1854 1mo 30

Mott, Lucretia to Wright, Martha, Philadelphia, 1854 1mo 30

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181859
Scope and Contents 4 pages. Discusses the daily lives of friends and family as well as her thoughts about Martha visiting them.

Subjects: Personal correspondence; Quakers

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)
Dates: 1854 1mo 30

Mott, Lucretia to Lord, Martha, Philadelphia, 1854 8mo 6

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181860
Scope and Contents 4 pages. Lucretia Mott discusses the daily lives of friends and family and wants her daughter Martha "Pattie" Lord to come visit her.

Subjects: Personal correspondence; Sewing; Buildings--Repair and reconstruction; Landscape gardening

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)
Dates: 1854 8mo 6

Mott, Lucretia to Lord, Martha, Philadelphia, 1854 9mo 21

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181861
Scope and Contents 2 pages. Possibly addressed to her daughter Martha Mott Lord. Lucretia Mott discusses her personal life and the renovations being done in her home.

Subjects: Personal correspondence; Interior decoration

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)
Dates: 1854 9mo 21

Mott, Lucretia to Lord, Martha, Philadelphia, 1854 9mo 27

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00181862
Scope and Contents 6 pages. Discusses events in her household, including renovations. Discusses recent events concerning family and friends.

Subjects: Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891; Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858; Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888; Personal correspondence; Interior decoration

Relevant locations: Philadelphia (Pa.)
Dates: 1854 9mo 27