Eckert and Baxter records 1814-1816
Caroline F. Putnam papers
Holley, Sallie, 1818-1893 and Howland, Emily, 1827-1929
0.25 linear feet
This collection consists of personal letters that Caroline F. Putnam, an antislavery activist and schoolteacher, wrote to Sallie Holley and Emily Howland, her colleagues and friends, between 1868 and around 1877. Putnam described the everyday challenges of running a school for freed slaves in Lottsburg, Virginia, as well as Reconstruction politics in the postwar South.
The material is in English
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