In Her Own Right

Mary H. Child letter to Martha Schofield

Image A00181234 1 lg
Date created 1865-10-05
Creators Child, Mary H. (Mary Hough), 1803-1874
Description Mary H. Child was Martha Schofield's mother. The letter, which Child intended Schofield to read on her journey to the South, offers motherly advice and praises Schofield for the work she will do.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects Mothers and daughters | Schofield, Martha | Schofield, Oliver W. (Oliver Wilson), 1806-1852 | Reconstruction (United States : 1865-1877) | Farewells
Geographical location Darby (Pa.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library: Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Martha Schofield Papers, SFHL-RG5-134, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00181234. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see