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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

theater (discipline)
personal correspondence

Physical Description

Personal correspondence (1 folder)

Collection Code

MS033

Collection Name

Tucker family papers

Reference Code

MS033.002.001.008

Acquisition Type

Gift

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Standen Tucker, 1998.

Places

Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895 (Author)

Material Type

personal correspondence

Other People

Tucker, Mary Mellus, 1858-1899
Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895
Stapleton, Martha Armstrong, 1861-1893
Stapleton, William

Description Level

File part

Location Note

Folder 37.10