Letter to W. L. Weller from Samuel Clere, November 19th, 1894.

Title

Letter to W. L. Weller from Samuel Clere, November 19th, 1894.

Subject

Description

Clere writes to Weller about children who are half orphans and whose father does not give consent for them to be placed in the Home. He says that the children's mother died and their 70 year old father is unable to work and is "a reckless no acount man." Clere says that he is taking care of the children currently, but is hardly able to take care of his own children and would like them to be placed in the Home. Letter marked Ashland, KY.

Creator

Samuel Clere

Source

Manuscript Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

1894-11-19

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Correspondence

Identifier

Mss_BJ_B222-06_101

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Citation

Samuel Clere, “Letter to W. L. Weller from Samuel Clere, November 19th, 1894.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed July 23, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/2665.