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Guide to the Letter to Dr. Henrietta P. Johnson MSS.2938

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Author:

Finding aid prepared by Lydia Wommack

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

September 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-09-28T09:08-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Letter to Dr. Henrietta P. Johnson

Unit ID:

MSS.2938

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1899 December 20

Abstract:

A letter to Dr. Henrietta P. Johnson of New York, from Molly, a governess in Haverford, Pennsylvania, about her Christmas plans.

Biographical/Historical note

In 1899, Dr. Henriette P. Johnson lived in New York City, New York and Molly was a governess in Haverford, Pennsylvania.

Preferred Citation:

Letter to Dr. Henrietta P. Johnson, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2010.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter to Dr. Henrietta P. Johnson of New York City, New York, from Molly, a governess in Haverford, Pennsylvania, about her Christmas plans. She says that she is nearly through with her Christmas shopping and that the "lovely weather makes it possible to get into town, but the shops are so crowded." She also says that her employers are very considerate and "do everything to make my position easy."

Letter Box SC0035 Folder 2938.1