Caroline Lee Hentz letters to friends [manuscript], 1850-1851.


Caroline Lee Hentz letters to friends [manuscript], 1850-1851.

Letters to unidentified recipient[s?], (possibly both to a Mrs. Willard), [1850] August 28 and October 25 discuss her busy travel itinerary, her youthful spirit, and her thanks and remembrances of a Northern recent visit and her opinion of some of the people she met, including her response to Jenny Lind. A letter, 1851 August 21 to Mr. and Mrs. Willard shares her fond memories of their last visit and updates them on the events of her life in the past year, including her husband's constant suffering from a nervous malady and the difficult time it has put them through.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7443318

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