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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

personal correspondence

Physical Description

Personal correspondence (1 folder)

Collection Code

MS033

Collection Name

Tucker family papers

Reference Code

MS033.002.001.009

Acquisition Type

Gift

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Standen Tucker, 1998.

Places

Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)

Record Details

Originator

Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895 (Author)

Material Type

personal correspondence

Other People

Tucker, Mary Mellus, 1858-1899
Tucker, R. H. (Richard Hawley), 1859-1952
Stapleton, Martha Armstrong, 1861-1893

Description Level

File part

Location Note

Folder 37.11