In Her Own Right

Robert R. Corson letter to Martha Schofield

Image A00182240 1 lg
Date created 1866-12-27
Creators Corson, Robert Rodgers, 1831-1904
Description Robert R. Corson was Corresponding Secretary for the Pennsylvania branch of the American Freedmen's Union Commission. He intends to send salaries for the teachers in South Carolina, but needs to know how much to send. He hopes that Schofield has settled into her new home on St. John's Island and that she will be happy there.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects American Freedman's Union Commission | Women in education | Women teachers | Freedmen--Education | Schofield, Martha
Geographical location Philadelphia (Pa.); Charleston (S.C.); Johns Island (S.C.)
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, A00182240. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see