Letter to Mary Hollingsworth from J. W. Reid, July 17th, 1891.

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Title

Letter to Mary Hollingsworth from J. W. Reid, July 17th, 1891.

Subject

Description

Letter to Mary Hollingsworth from J. W. Reid of Lancaster, Kentucky. Reid writes on behalf of a poor widow, who has four children that need to be taken to the home. The eldest is a girl, at ten years old. The next is also a girl, and is eight. The third is a four year old boy. And the last child is a two year old boy. The mother also has a newborn infant, around four or five months old, that she would like to keep with her.

Creator

J. W. Reid

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1891-07-17

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-03_035

Citation

J. W. Reid, “Letter to Mary Hollingsworth from J. W. Reid, July 17th, 1891.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed November 26, 2022, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2324.