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Thompson, Mary (Thaw). Letters, 1873-1876

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4 letters from Thompson to her father about her experiences at Vassar from 1873 to 1876. Thompson reports social news and her performance on the entrance examinations, requests more money for school books, and repents accidental overspending on a dress to wear to an acquaintance's wedding.

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Thompson, Mary | to father, Feb. 1873:

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February 09, 1873
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VC 1877

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Thompson, Mary | to father, Jun. 1877:

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Date
June 03, 1877
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VC 1877

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Thompson, Mary | to father, Nov. 1876:

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Date
November 04, 1876
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VC 1877

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Thompson, Mary | to father, Sep. 1879:

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Date
September 03, 1879
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VC 1877

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