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Letter to the Baptist Orphan Home from Susie Mullins, October 12th, 1887.

Item

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Title

Letter to the Baptist Orphan Home from Susie Mullins, October 12th, 1887.

Subject

Description

Letter to Baptist Oprhan Home from Susie Mullins in Livingston, Kentucky. She writes that Mary Cummins, widow of Allen Cummings who died in Broadhead (a city in the same county as Livingston), has two small children left "in a helpless condition." The mother is oppossed to sending the small children away, but as their Father was a member of the Baptist Church of Broadhead, Mullins thinks the Home can provide some relief. On the back of the letter, in different handwriting is the name "Judge G. Carter, Broadhead, Kentucky."

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

Format

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-02_029

Citation

Susie Mullins , “Letter to the Baptist Orphan Home from Susie Mullins, October 12th, 1887.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed May 25, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2070.