Letter to Miss Mary Hollingsworth from Mrs. F. T. Heyser, March 19th, 1894.

Title

Letter to Miss Mary Hollingsworth from Mrs. F. T. Heyser, March 19th, 1894.

Subject

Description

Heyser writes to Mary on behalf of a "'grass' widow" living near him whose husband has deserted her and who has two young children, aged 9 and 2 years old. He says that the woman won't put her children anywhere else but the "'Home,'" and that she is located "seven miles in the Country." Letter marked Cloverport, KY.

Creator

Mrs. F. T. Heyser

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1894-03-19

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-05_046

Files

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Citation

Mrs. F. T. Heyser, “Letter to Miss Mary Hollingsworth from Mrs. F. T. Heyser, March 19th, 1894.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed September 19, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2513.