Thomas Paine papers  1776-1811
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Title: Knap-Whitney family letters
Creator: Hough, Lydia Hasbrouck and Mary Averell Knap, 1836-1907
Inclusive dates: 1848-1886
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Abstract:
This collection consists of incoming letters sent to Mary Averell Knap of Brownsville and Ogdensburg, New York, between 1850 and 1862, and letters sent to her granddaughter, Lydia Averell Hasbrouck, of Ogdensburg, New York, in 1885 and 1886 by her cousin, Thomas Whitney Brown. The correspondence concerns daily life, occasional references to the Civil War, literature, and Brown's attempts to gain admission to the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University).

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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