In Her Own Right

Lucretia Mott letter to Mary Hussey Earle and Phebe Hussey Gardner

Image A00181926 01 lg
Date created 1856-10-09
Creators Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880
Description Written from Roadside. Details recent events and news concerning family and friends. References the circulation of correspondence. Mentions the political activities of family members at meetings, the upcoming Annual Anti-Slavery Meeting in Philadelphia, and the Grimké sisters. Thomas Cavender was injured in a carriage accident. Says that the Fair circles have begun to meet (probably referring to the annual Anti-Slavery Fair of Pennsylvania). Will be attending the upcoming Woman's Rights Convention in New York with her sister Martha Coffin Wright, which has been postponed until after the election.
Size 6 pages
Type text
Subjects Personal correspondence | Quakers | Women's rights
Geographical location Cheltenham (Pa.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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