Letters to Maria Montgomery

6.0 items

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This collection is stored at Firestone Library, RBSC South East, Cotsen.

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

Dates: 1830s-1840s.

Extent: 6.0 items

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Description

Mary Chrystie's letters to her maternal great aunt, Maria Montgomery. Spanning at least 1836-1840, most letters undated. Includes 2 letters from Frances Chrystie to Maria Montgomery. The letters cover these topics of interest: outdoor activities at Lebanonville including horseback riding, staying in the country, Mary's health and various illnesses, a thank-you note, a jump-rope game, swimming dogs, homesickness, Mary's complaints about her Madame, and knitting.

Arrangement

No discernible arrangement

Preferred Citation

Letters to Maria Montgomery; 1830s-1840s; Mary Chrystie Papers, , Princeton University Library.

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    Title Date Container
    To Maria Montgomery circa 1841 July 25 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Maria Montgomery Undated Box 1, Folder 5
    To Maria Montgomery circa 1840 July 24 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Maria Montgomery circa 1840 August 17 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Maria Montgomery circa 1840 September 26 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Maria Montgomery 1836 January 15 Box 1, Folder 5

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