Margaretta Hinchman letterbooks
Scope and Contents
This collection is comprised of three volumes of Margaretta Hinchman's letterbooks. Each volume is organized alphabetically by the last name of the letter writer, and contains personal correspondence related to social events and social calls. Notable letter writers include Helen Keller.
- Hinchman, Margaretta Shoemaker (Person)
The collection is open for research use.
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Margaretta Shoemaker Hinchman (1876-1955) was a Quaker artist, illustrator, photographer, and sculptor. Hinchman was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 12, 1876, the daughter of Lydia Swain Mitchell and Charles Shoemaker Hinchman. Hinchman studied art in the late 1890s with Kenyon Cox, Charles Grafly, and Howard Pyle. Hinchman never married, and died on July 23, 1955.
0.23 Linear Feet (3 volumes)
Each volume of Margaretta Hinchman's letterbooks is organized alphabetically by the last name of the letter writer, and contains personal correspondence related to social events and social calls.
Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September, 2015.
- Margaretta Hinchman letterbooks, 1922-1942
- Kara Flynn
- September, 2015
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