Letters to Albert Chrystie

5.0 items

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

Dates: 1840s.

Extent: 5.0 items

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Description

Mary Chrystie's letters to her father Albert Chrystie, spanning 1841-1842, most letters undated. Includes 1 letter from J. W. Chrystie (Albert Chrystie's brother) to Albert Chrystie and two letters from Frances Chrystie (Mary Chrystie's mother) to Albert Chrystie. The letters cover these topics of interest: Arrival of Mary and Frances at Ms. Garrettson's in Rhinebeck, New York, description of the "country" in Rhinebeck, a funeral sermon, animals, Frances's illness, Mary thanks her father for a prayer book, a hymn, a eulogistic letter after Mary's passing.

Arrangement

No discernible arrangement.

Preferred Citation

Letters to Albert Chrystie; 1840s; Mary Chrystie Papers, , Princeton University Library.

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    Title Date Container
    To Albert Chrystie 1841 June 10 Box 1, Folder 2
    To Albert Chrystie circa 1841 July 26 Box 1, Folder 2
    To Albert Chrystie circa 1837-1840 September 12 Box 1, Folder 2
    To Albert Chrystie Undated Box 1, Folder 2
    To Albert Chrystie 1842 December Box 1, Folder 2

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