To Eliza Durham
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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.
Located In: Box 1, Folder 8
Extent: 2.0 pages
Dimensions: 20.1 x 24.5 cm
Letter is incomplete. One sheet.
This collection is open for research.
No date. 3 letters (1 from Mary, apparently at a very young age, 1
from Mary's brother William, and 1 from Mary's mother Frances). A
short note from Mary and a short note from William. Frances
describes Mary's moral improvement during the course of her winter
studies with her mother and father: "[Mary] has certainly in the
last year overcome many of her evil propensities & I think I can
now pronounce her a child of truth". Frances also expresses her
regrets that Eliza has been surrounded by the sickness and death
brought about by an outbreak of scarlet fever (in Newburgh?).
Frances's letter is incomplete, there appears to be a leaf
To Eliza Durham; undated; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 1, Folder 8; , Princeton University Library.
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