• Call Number: COTSEN1_c134
    Container: Box 2, Folder 2


38.0 pages

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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.

Dates: 1836 March 8.

Located In: Box 2, Folder 2

Extent: 38.0 pages

Dimensions: 19.5 x 16.5 cm

Physical Description:

Brown marbled paper wrappers, lined paper.

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.


38 pages; 14 pages with inscriptions at front of book, unpaged. On inside front wrapper: Mary's signature, date of March 8, Princeton 1836; "Continuation of Ellinor Randolph" (a short story Mary was writing); "Written at eleven years of age" (in pencil in her mother Frances Few Chrystie's hand). Blue paper label with script "Children's Tales" pasted on front wrappers. Notebook contains continuation of a story entitled "Ellinor Randolph" that Mary began writing in another book; a story entitled "The Tyrannical Girl" (on detached pages); a story entitled "Louisa & Harriet". A page of writing near the middle of the notebook has been torn out and is missing.

Preferred Citation

Notebook; 1836 March 8; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 2, Folder 2; , Princeton University Library.

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