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Letter to Miss Mary A. Hollingsworth from Ben H. and A. C. West, December 22nd, 1893.

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Title

Letter to Miss Mary A. Hollingsworth from Ben H. and A. C. West, December 22nd, 1893.

Subject

Description

Ben and West write to Hollingsworth to donate $1 to the Home and to ask about adopting a little boy. They say that "next year Nannie is most grown dear sweet child light of our home," which could refer to another adopted orphan. Letter marked Crofton, KY.

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

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Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-04_106

Citation

Ben H. West and A. C. West , “Letter to Miss Mary A. Hollingsworth from Ben H. and A. C. West, December 22nd, 1893.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed April 13, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2464.