Mary Young papers 1864-1905 (bulk 1895-1901)
Mary Young papers
Young, Mary Clap Blake, 1831-1901
0.25 linear feet
This collection contains letters that Mary C. Young of Cambridge and Waltham, Massachusetts, received from her brother and sister-in-law, Gorham and Mary Blake, who lived in Georgia and in Oakland, California. Gorham Blake wrote of his mining interests in California and Georgia, and later described his life in Oakland. After his death, his widow frequently corresponded with Young, about her late husband's life and her own health. The collection also includes 6 portraits of Blake family members.
The material is in English
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