Summary


Overview

Creator:

Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842

Title:

Mary Chrystie Papers

Dates:

1830s-1840s (mostly 1833-1841)

Size:

1.0 linear feet, 1 Hollinger, 1 half-size archival box, 1 volume

Call number:

COTSEN1

Storage note:

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

This collection is stored at Firestone Library, RBSC South East, Cotsen.

Requests will be delivered to , Reading Room .

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Cotsen Children's Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English.


Abstract

A collection of letters and other writings written principally by Mary Chrystie, but also other members of Chrystie/Few family, mostly from the 1830s through 1840s. Mary Chrystie is a pious, intelligent, chatty, and wealthy young lady from Fishkill Landing, New York. Unfortunately Mary dies at the early age of 17 from tuberculosis in Nice, France.


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