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Correspondence to children

Description

This folder within the papers of Richard Holbrook Tucker (1816-1895) contains letters written by Captain Tucker to his adult children, Mary Mellus (Mame) Tucker Clayton (1858-1899), Richard Hawley Tucker III (1859-1952), and Martha Armstrong (Patty) Tucker Stapleton (1861-1893) during the 1890s. These letters describe domestic life in Wiscasset and Captain Tucker's response to the death of his daughter Patty.

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Details

Collection Name
Tucker family papers
Collection Code
MS033
Dates
1890-1899
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
288760
Reference Code
MS033.002.001.009

Record details

Originator
Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895 (Author)
Other People
Stapleton, Martha Armstrong, 1861-1893
Tucker, Mary Mellus, 1858-1899
Tucker, R. H. (Richard Hawley), 1859-1952
Material Type
personal correspondence
Places
Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Places (Buildings)
Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.)
Location Note
Folder 37.11

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