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Correspondence

Description

This subseries, within the papers of Jane Armstrong (Jen or Jennie) Tucker (1866-1964), includes correspondence written by Jane A. Tucker to members of her family and some friends from her school days until late adulthood. These letters reveal the everyday life of an independent single woman in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries and describe her work in several different occupations, her living conditions, her social life, and her relationships with family and friends.

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Details

Collection Name
Tucker family papers
Collection Code
MS033
Dates
1879-1949
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
Personal correspondence (30 folders)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Sub-series
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Standen Tucker, 1998.
GUSN
288650
Reference Code
MS033.008.001

Record details

Originator
Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964
Other People
Armstrong, Jane Ritson
Stapleton, Martha Armstrong, 1861-1893
Stapleton, William
Tucker, Elizabeth Mary
Tucker, Mary Geraldine, 1841-1922
Tucker, Mary Mellus, 1858-1899
Tucker, R. H. (Richard Hawley), 1859-1952
Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895
Tucker, William Armstrong, 1864-1926
Descriptive Terms
World's Columbian Exposition (1893)
Material Type
correspondence
Places
Emmitsburg (Frederick county, Maryland)
Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)
Gardiner (Kennebec county, Maine)
Bath (Sagadahoc county, Maine)
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Monhegan Island (Lincoln county, Maine) [island]
Somerville (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Washington (DC)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Places (Buildings)
Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.)
Location Note
Folders #15.1-15.5, 15.7, 16.1-16.12, 17.1-17.11, 18.6-18.12

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