• Call Number: COTSEN1_c97
    Container: Box 1, Folder 13

To Albert Chrystie

4.0 pages

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

Dates: 1814 May 11.

Located In: Box 1, Folder 13

Extent: 4.0 pages

Dimensions: 25.7 x 41.3 cm

Physical Description:

One sheet folded in half.

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.


May 11, 1814, New York: from "L.C."(?) to Albert Chrystie, Mary Chrystie's father. Interesting letter with mention of the War of 1812 and the fighting going on in Europe in 1814, and an optimistic hope for its conclusion: "I am more inclined than ever to think we shall have peace soon--notwithstanding the general Blocade (sic) Yankees & all included!"; remainder of letter discusses friends and family.

Preferred Citation

To Albert Chrystie; 1814 May 11; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 1, Folder 13; , Princeton University Library.

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