To Catherine Few
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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.
Dates: 1804 August 7.
Located In: Box 1, Folder 13
Extent: 4.0 pages
Dimensions: 25.8 x 38.1 cm
One sheet folded in half, with watermarks: "W.Y. &
Co." and "Gen Stamp Office". 2 different 50 cent stamp(?) images
pressed into the paper, one of a bald eagle with shield, the
other of a ring surrounding 13 stars.
This collection is open for research.
August 7, 1804, Windsor Hill; from Mary Few, Mary Chrystie's aunt, to
her mother Catherine Few, Mary Chrystie's grandmother. A letter
written while visiting the Chrystie family with Frances (not yet
married to Albert Chrystie?); Mary notes that she and Frances went
to a mill and were weighed; Frances weighed in at 109 pounds, while
Mary weighed 100 pounds (see above, item 13 in the "Separately
Collected Miscellaneous Letters" series, for Mary Chrystie's own
experience of being weighed at a mill.)
To Catherine Few; 1804 August 7; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 1, Folder 13; , Princeton University Library.