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|Title:||Trenton Teacher Letter|
|Abstract:||This collection consists of a single letter from a Trenton, N.J. teacher to her sister, dated 1851.|
|Quantity:||0.01 linear feet (1 folder)|
|Collection Number:||MG 1583|
Little is know about "Sallie," the Trenton teacher who wrote this letter, except what can be learned from the text of the letter itself.
The collection consists of a letter from "Sallie" addressed to her sister, Maggie, dated January 16, 1851. In the letter, Sallie reports the hard time she has securing new students, accounts for her current financial difficulties, and requests that money be sent from home immediately. She also describes in detail the activities of common acquaintances.
|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Women teachers--New Jersey--Trenton.|
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 1583, Trenton Teacher Letter, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Purchased by the New Jersey Historical Society in September 2002.
|1||1||Letter: Author hopes Maggie [her sister] and her mother are recovering from their illnesses, reports the hard time she has securing new students, describes her current financial difficulties, requests money be sent from home immediately, and details the social activities of common acquaintances. 3 p.||1851 Jan. 16|
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