Letter to Miss Mary A. Hollingsworth from H. H. Beaty, October 6th, 1893.

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Title

Letter to Miss Mary A. Hollingsworth from H. H. Beaty, October 6th, 1893.

Subject

Description

Beaty writes to Hollingsworth asking for an application to "get a girl in the home." Letter marked Oakville, KY. In a follow-up letter on 10 Oct 1893, Beaty writes that the girl is about 11 years, has no father or mother, no estate, and is sound in body and mind. In another letter 12 Oct 1893, she writes that she doesn't know the father's age or church status, and that the girl was an illegitimate child. She says that her grandmother is a member of Pleasant Grade Baptist Church of Lagon Co., KY.

Creator

H. H. Beaty

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1893-10-06

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-04_042

Citation

H. H. Beaty, “Letter to Miss Mary A. Hollingsworth from H. H. Beaty, October 6th, 1893.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed January 30, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2400.