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Correspondence, 1830s-1840s (mostly 1833-1841)
Collection Description & Creator Information
A collection of letters and other writings written principally by Mary Chrystie but also other members of her family. The collection mostly consists of correspondence between Mary Chrystie and her family members from 1833-1841, and Mary Chrystie's diary 1837-1841. Chrystie is a precocious, well-to-do child growing up in New York State and Princeton in the years leading up to the American Civil War.
Arranged mostly by individual correspondents, except where indicated as seperately collected material
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No materials were separated during 2014 processing.
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- Access Restrictions:
This collection is open for research.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Photocopies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions.
- Credit this material:
Correspondence; Mary Chrystie Papers, COTSEN1, Cotsen Children's Library, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-1148
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (hsvc): Box 1-2