In Her Own Right

Graceanna Lewis letter to Esther Lewis

Image A00179470 01 lg
Date created 1842-05-17
Creators Lewis, Graceanna, 1821-1912
Description Graceanna has recently moved to York, PA and is keeping a school for girls with her aunt and uncle. She describes her new home and surroundings, and gives the daily schedule of the school. She mentions a cousin's wedding, the ""single gentlemen"" in the area, and how she misses her home antislavery society.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects Women Education | Women Teachers | Antislavery Movements
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library: Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Lewis-Fussell Family Papers, SFHL-RG5-087, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00179470. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see