Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from Jos. Watson Jr., September 13th, 1894.

Title

Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from Jos. Watson Jr., September 13th, 1894.

Subject

Description

Watson writes to the Home in regard to a boy about 3 years of age under his care. He says that his mother and father have "parted," and "his mother not being qualified to keep him," he wants the child kept away from her and where he will be "properly trained." He says that the father consents to the child being sent to the Home, and encloses stamps for any forms. Letter marked Berry, KY.

Creator

Jos. Watson Jr.

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1894-09-13

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-06_048

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Citation

Jos. Watson Jr., “Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from Jos. Watson Jr., September 13th, 1894.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed July 30, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2612.