In Her Own Right

Indigent Widows' and Single Women's Society application of Jeanette Davis, undated

Image 16433 3099 b18f2 0001 lg
Date created 1885-1895 | approximately 1890
Creator Indigent Widows' and Single Women's Society of Philadelphia
Description These are standardized applications completed by women, and sometimes their sponsors, seeking residence at the Indigent Widows' and Single Women's Society. The application is sometimes accompanied by letters recommendation.
Size 1 page
Type text
Subjects Indigent Widows' and Single Women's Society of Philadelphia (Pa.) | Philadelphia (Pa.) | Ralston, Sarah | Charities--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia | Institutional care | Older people--Housing | Older people--Institutional care | Women--Institutional care
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.) | 3615 Chestnut St Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Language English
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Local Identifier 16433
Contributing institution Historical Society of Pennsylvania
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