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[unknown], Mary. Letter, 1870

Abstract
1 letter, dated 5 Mar 1870, from "Mary" to her mother. Mary describes her experiences at Vassar College, including needing permission from VC Lady Principal Hannah Lyman to go to Poughkeepsie, and attending a memorable lecture. She mentions an enclosed photograph of herself and some dentist appointments. Mary requests that her parents send her family news and the items that she lists in the letter.
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Details
Identifier
vassar:54405,Folder 64.10; VCL_Letters_Mary_1870-03-05_064_010_001
Date
5 Mar 1870
Extent
1 item
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References
Finding aid: http://specialcollections.vassar.edu/collections/archives/findingaids/miscellaneous/vc_student_materials.html
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