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Mary F. Fitzhugh, Belmont, Hampton, Virginia to Mrs. Rufus Fitzhugh, Stanardsville, Greene County, Virginia. , 1851 May 6

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Object: 2

Scope and Contents

The letter sends news of family and friends; tells of excitement about making a "missionary quilt for Mr. Payne our African Missionary" with neighborhood women and girls; gladly accepts invitation to visit "next summer" if Ma's health and spirits are good; invites Hettie to visit. Includes typescript.


  • Creation: 1851 May 6


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From the Collection: 0.30 Linear Feet



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