Holmes Family Letters, 1860s : ~In Development~
Object ID:
2011.002.0011.5
Collection:
Coogan Collection
Title:
Letter to "Mother" Mrs. Lucy A. Holmes, from Mercy B. Holmes, 1865
Scope & Content:
Letter on ivory lined paper embossed with design in top left with "Super Fine ?" and crown, and beige paper envelope with girl with UNION flag design in upper left, addressed to Mrs. Lucy A. Holmes ("Mother"), Mystic Bridge, CT, from daughter Mercy B. Holmes, dated October 11th, 1865, postmarked October 12th, from Ashaway, RI, with a 3 cent postage stamp.
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