Letter to W. L. Weller from Arthur Peter, November 13th, 1893.

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Title

Letter to W. L. Weller from Arthur Peter, November 13th, 1893.

Subject

Description

Peter writes (seemingly in response) to Weller regarding an unnamed orphan who has been mistreated in the area. He says that he has spoken to Mr. Stakey and Mr. Snyder, who knew nothing of the "Boy's care." He goes on to say that he went to a reforming Orphans Home and saw Mr. Graham, who "knew all about the case." He goes on to discuss two other orphans who have been mistreated, including one girl who was returned to the Home in the same clothes she left in and had not been to school. Letter marked Louisville, KY.

Creator

Arthur Peter

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1893-11-13

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-04_074

Citation

Arthur Peter, “Letter to W. L. Weller from Arthur Peter, November 13th, 1893.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed January 31, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2432.