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Women in charitable work

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Abby W. May copybook

 Collection — Box 58
Identifier: MS-SC1017
Scope and Contents Copies of letters to various officials in the Sanitary Commission regarding the work they are doing and business matters related to it. She writes one five page letter regarding the Bulletin of the Sanitary Commission and how it could be improved to show what the Commission is actually doing. One letter in answer to a question regarding cleanliness of supplies she describes how they pack them. One letter regarding assistance to the Freedman's Bureau. The last letter asks that if there are no...
Dates: Created: 1865 - 1866

Elizabeth M. Bacon papers

 Collection — Box 3
Identifier: MS-SC59
Scope and Contents Elizabeth M. Bacon (1839-1900) a Peoria, Illinois, resident was married to Charles F. Bacon, co-owner of Bills and Bacon, a Peoria insurance agency. Elizabeth Bacon established a Reformed Episcopal Mission at Lalitpur, India, in 1890.

Consists of letters and papers concerning gift of property to Christ Church, Peoria, Illinois, honoring Elizabeth M. Bacon's deceased husband, Charles F. Bacon.
Dates: Created: 1882-1888