Graceanna Lewis letter to Rebecca Lewis Fussell

Date created 1885-06-01
Creator Lewis, Graceanna, 1821-1912

Rebecca Lewis Fussell was Graceanna Lewis' sister. It is their deceased sister Mariann Lewis' birthday, and Lewis reflects on her life. She is concerned about the recent health issues of Samuel Mifflin, the husband of her friend Hannah Wright Mifflin. She is unsure if she will be asked to return to teach at the Foster School for Girls next year.

Size 4 pages
Type Text
Subjects Death | Bereavement | Women in education | Women teachers | Mifflin, Samuel W. (Samuel Wright), 1805-1885 | Lewis, Mariann, 1819-1866
Geographical location Clifton Springs (N.Y.)
Language English
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Local identifier A00180251

Lewis-Fussell Family Papers, SFHL-RG5-087 (explore contents)

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