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Letters sent by Martha Osgood and letters sent and received by others

Description

This folder contains five letters, including one sent by Martha Osgood to her sister Rebecca Usher which describes the house of James and Annie Fields at 148 Charles Street, its furnishings, and the luncheon Osgood enjoyed there. Also included is a letter to Annie Fields from Charles Eliot Norton in which he discusses a slanderous attack on James Russell Lowell following his death.

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Details

Collection Name
Martha Usher Osgood papers
Collection Code
MS030
Dates
undated
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
5 items
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
File part
GUSN
173152
Reference Code
MS030.005.01

Record details

Originator
Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881 (Correspondent)
Lloyd, Anna (Correspondent)
Norton, Charles Eliot (Correspondent)
Osgood, Martha Usher, 1823- (Correspondent)
Other People
Fields, Annie, 1834-1915
Leighton, Frances
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891
Usher, Rebecca, 1821-1919
Material Type
personal correspondence
Subjects
Charles Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Folder 11

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