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Laura Morrison letter

 Collection — Box: 62
Identifier: MS-SC1078

Scope and Contents

Letter tells that school house will be completed in Herndon, Ill. in October and she wishes her cousin would "come west" and teach at the school. Also describes Republican "mass meeting" she and her father attended in Springfield, Illinois with "ten thousand" attending.

Dates

  • Created: August 8. 1860

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Schoolgirl living with family in Montgomery County, Illinois writing to her cousin back east who is a school teacher.

Extent

1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 4 pages

Language of Materials

English