Lydia Harper collection 1822-1830
Lydia Harper collection
Harper, Lydia, 1810-1856
The Lydia Harper collection contains 11 letters to Harper from Catharine and Condy Raguet, her aunt and uncle, during Condy Raguet's service as U.S. consul to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in the 1820s. The letters include descriptions of the couple's slaves and stories about the slaves' culture, history, and education.
The material is in English
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