Holmes Family Letters, 1860s, Civil War period, in the Mystic, Connecticut Area : ~In Development~
Object ID:
2011.002.0016.1
Collection:
Coogan Collection
Scope & Content:
Letter on ivory lined paper with embossed design in upper left corner, with beige paper envelope with an anchor, scroll and rope design on the front and a floral birds in nest design on the back, addressed to Mrs. Lucy A. Holmes ("Mother"), Mystic Bridge, Conn., from Mercy B. Holmes, Woodville, RI, dated April 6th (?), 1870, postmarked Woodville, date not clear. "MBH" initials on envelope back.
Title:
Letter to Mrs. Lucy A. Holmes, from Mercy B. Holmes, Mystic Bridge, Conn., April 6,1870
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