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Correspondence to children

Description

This folder within the papers of Richard Holbrook Tucker (1816-1931) includes letters written by Captain Tucker to his adult children, Mary Mellus (Mame) Tucker Clayton (1858-1899), Richard Hawley Tucker III (1859-1952), Martha Armstrong (Patty) Tucker Stapleton (1861-1893), and his son-in-law William Stapleton, during the 1880s. These letters describe domestic life in Wiscasset and comment on the activities and employment of the adult Tucker children.

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Details

Collection Name
Tucker family papers
Collection Code
MS033
Dates
1880-1889
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
Personal correspondence (1 folder)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
File part
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Standen Tucker, 1998.
GUSN
288758
Reference Code
MS033.002.001.008

Record details

Originator
Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895 (Author)
Other People
Stapleton, Martha Armstrong, 1861-1893
Stapleton, William
Tucker, Mary Mellus, 1858-1899
Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895
Descriptive Terms
theater (discipline)
Material Type
personal correspondence
Places
Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.)
Location Note
Folder 37.10

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