Thomas Paine papers
Knap-Whitney family letters
Hough, Lydia Hasbrouck and Mary Averell Knap, 1836-1907
0.25 linear feet
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
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