Antoinette E. (Reed) Pierce (1827-1904) papers

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1842

Location Note

Folders 2.6-2.7

GUSN

GUSN-298848

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Description

Series XXI, Antoinette E. (Reed) Pierce (1827-1904) papers, 1842 (#2.6-2.7), contains a letter written by 15-year-old Antoinette E. Reed from the family home in Edgecomb, Maine, to her sister Margaret P. Reed, in Boston, Massachusetts. The letter relates family news and an account of an outing to Wiscasset on a steam frigate. Also included in the series is a copy of Flower Vase inscribed with an affectionate note, signed "Cupid." The series is arranged alphabetically by record type.

Details

Descriptive Terms

personal papers

Physical Description

Personal papers

Collection Code

MS023

Collection Name

Pierce family papers

Reference Code

MS023.21

Record Details

Material Type

personal papers

Description Level

Series

Location Note

Folders 2.6-2.7