To Maria Montgomery
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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.
Dates: 1836 January 15.
Located In: Box 1, Folder 5
Extent: 4.0 pages
Dimensions: 24.9 x 39.5 cm
One sheet folded in half.
This collection is open for research.
January 15, 1836; postmarked January 16 at Princeton. 2 letters (1
from Mary and 1 from her mother, Frances). Various news from Mary,
including an account of how she is now "working for poor children"
by knitting and making caps. Frances describes Mary's recent bouts
with stomach flu, fever, and respiratory problems; she also
unfavorably compares Princeton to New York, saying of Princeton that
it is "a bad place to bring up children".
To Maria Montgomery; 1836 January 15; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 1, Folder 5; , Princeton University Library.
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