Papers of Jane Ritson Armstrong (b. 1844)


Series X, Papers of Jane Ritson Armstrong (b. 1844), dates, contains a substantial collection of correspondence between Jane Armstrong to and from her mother Mary Louisa (Carr) Armstrong, her sister Mary Armstrong Tucker and brother-in-law Captain Richard H. Tucker and represent the full span of her lifetime, from student years through her musical career. This series also includes the following writings: one diary (1861), a folder of materials related to her student years at St. Joseph's Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland, and a small collection of ephemera.


Descriptive Terms

theater (discipline)
theater companies
manuscripts (document genre)

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Collection Name

Tucker family papers

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Record Details

Material Type

manuscripts (document genre)

Other People

Armstrong, Jane Ritson
Tucker, Mary Geraldine, 1841-1922
Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895
Armstrong, Mary Louisa, 1815-1895

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This series is divided into two subseries:
Subseries A: Correspondence
Subseries B: Writings