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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.
Located In: Box 2, Folder 6
Extent: 48.0 pages
Dimensions: 16 x 19.2 cm
Marbled brown and black stiff paper wrappers; pasted on
inside front wrapper is bookseller's sticker: B. G. Jansen, /
Bookseller, Stationer, and / Law Blank Seller, / 158 Nassau-st., N.
This collection is open for research.
Marbled brown and black stiff paper wrappers; pasted on inside front
wrapper is bookseller's sticker: B. G. Jansen, / Bookseller, Stationer,
and / Law Blank Seller, / 158 Nassau-st., N. Y.". Written in pencil on
inside of front wrapper is "Mary Albertine" Mary Chrystie's first and
middle name, and an outline of the subjects Mary covered in her Monday,
Tuesday, and Wednesday lessons: Monday: Bible lesson, Phrases, Exercise,
verb, Composition Tuesday: Geography, Theme, History, Dictation, Grammer
(sic), Exposition(?) Wednesday: G_____(sic), Translation, Exercise
Notebook includes various lessons, such as compositions ("Life of a
canary bird"; "A Shipwreck"; "Life of Oliver Cromwell"; "Life of a
sailor left on desert land"; "An account of the destruction of tea in
Boston harbour"; a biography of the biblical figure Ruth; a description
of events from the Revolutionary War; "A holy day"; "Descriptions of Mr.
Bolton's house at New Rochelle"; a description of Norway; and 3 sample
Notebook; Undated; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 2, Folder 6; , Princeton University Library.