Priscilla Colbath Letters
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Letters from Thirza R. Lord during 1881 to 1887 and from Carrie B. Lord from 1890 to 1893 to Mrs. Thomas A. Colbath in Conway, New Hampshire. Topics included are family and community activities. Most of the letters are addressed to Mrs. Thomas A. Colbath or Mrs. Priscilla R. Colbath and one is addressed to Mrs. Eliza G. Russell.
- Colbath, Priscilla (Person)
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Mrs. Thomas A. (Priscilla) Colbath lived in Conway, New Hampshire when she received this collection of letters from her sister Thirza Lord in Acton, Maine and from Carrie B. Lord, also in Acton.
Thirza R. Lord was the first wife of Andrew J. Lord. She died in 1887 at the age of 45 years and was the daughter of Mrs. Eliza G. Russell.
Carrie B. Lord was the second wife of Andrew J. Lord. She died in 1916 at the age of 45 years.
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Letters from Thirza R. Lord during 1881 to 1887 and from Carrie B. Lord from 1890 to 1893 to Mrs. Thomas A. Colbath in Conway, New Hampshire.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Wesley Lanham, Boynton Beach, Florida in February 2002.
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- Lord, Carrie B., -1916
- Lord, Thirza, -1887
- Russell, Eliza G.
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