Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from H. D. Winkler, June 26th, 1894.

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Title

Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from H. D. Winkler, June 26th, 1894.

Subject

Description

Winkler writes to the Home inquiring about adopting a girl from the Home. He says that he would want a "girl of good size, about 14 years old or older smart, industrious, nice, good manners and disposition willing to learn and know how to work to stay with family of three. He says she "would not be treated as great many people treat servants." Letter marked Scythia, KY.

Creator

H. D. Winkler

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1894-06-26

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-05_092

Citation

H. D. Winkler, “Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from H. D. Winkler, June 26th, 1894.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed January 30, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2559.