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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.
Located In: Box 2, Folder 1
Extent: 16.0 pages
Dimensions: 10.1 x 16.3 cm
Small notebook with unlined paper and grey card wrappers. 16
This collection is open for research.
16 pages, all with inscription, unpaged. Mary Chrystie's signature on
inside front wrapper; and written on inside front wrapper in her mother,
Frances Few Chrystie's hand: "Written at 7 years of age". Notebook
contains a story entitled "Little Tom and his Mother"; 2 hymns ("Hark!
the skies with music sound..." and "begone, unbelief, my Saviour is
near..."); a short story (really Bible quotations) about two children
who memorize Matthew 5:3-7; text of the Golden Rule; an unfinished story
of the discovery of an abandoned baby (continues after skipping 2
pages); an assortment of moral verses; pencil drawing of a country house
and a neighboring church; beginning of a poem called "Robin"; beginning
of the Guy Fawkes day poem "5th of November".
Notebook; Undated; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 2, Folder 1; , Princeton University Library.
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