To Anne Cambreleng
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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.
Dates: circa 1837-1840.
Located In: Box 1, Folder 11
Extent: 4.0 pages
Dimensions: 25 x 30.5 cm
One sheet folded in half.
This collection is open for research.
Pelham Priory, circa 1837-1840; postmarked September 17 at new
Rochelle, New York; Labeled "(No 3)" in an unknown hand at top of
first page; from Mary Chrystie. Mary, addressing Anne as "Nancy,"
describes another picnic, including a tree where a young man named
Underhill "hung himself in a fit of melancholy"; Mary steps onto a
scale in a mill and is surprised to discover that she weighs only 85
pounds; she mentions that she has been "quite sick" but is now well;
and she scolds Anne for not writing more often: "I have had twenty
two letters since I have been here, and only three from you." Dates
supplied are the probable years which Mary spent at Pelham
To Anne Cambreleng; circa 1837-1840; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 1, Folder 11; , Princeton University Library.
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