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This folder, within the papers of Jane Armstrong (Jen or Jennie) Tucker (1866-1964), includes letters written to her mother, Mary Geraldine (Mollie) Armstrong (1841-1922) and sister Mary Mellus (Mame) Tucker (1858-1899), in 1894. Many of these letters were written during the period in which Jane Tucker was employed as a "spy" to gather information during the Pollard-Breckinridge affair.

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Details

Collection Name
Tucker family papers
Collection Code
MS033
Dates
1894
Acquisition Type
Gift
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
File part
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Standen Tucker, 1998.
GUSN
290230
Reference Code
MS033.008.001.012

Record details

Originator
Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964
Other People
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
Material Type
correspondence
Places
Washington (DC)
Lexington (Fayette county, Kentucky)
Gardiner (Kennebec county, Maine)
Bath (Sagadahoc county, Maine)
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Monhegan Island (Lincoln county, Maine) [island]
Somerville (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.)
Location Note
Folder 16.7

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