Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from W. L. Ramsey, September 14th, 1894.

Title

Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from W. L. Ramsey, September 14th, 1894.

Subject

Description

W. L. Ramsey writes to the Home on behalf of Mrs. Martha Bell, who "has just made application to have her four children put in the home, ranging in ages from 3 to 10 years, one boy, and three girls." She currently is homeless and cannot support them, but is "thinking of going to the city to get employment" and if she is able to in the future, would like to take the children back. Letter marked Buffalo, KY.

Creator

W. L. Ramsey

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1894-09-14

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-06_051

Files

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Citation

W. L. Ramsey , “Letter to the Baptist Orphans Home from W. L. Ramsey, September 14th, 1894.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed September 19, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2615.