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Mary Eliza Bradbury papers

Abstract

Title:
Mary Eliza Bradbury papers
Author/Creator:
Bradbury, Mary Eliza
Collection number:
88-91
Size:
1 linear inch
Bulk dates:
1855
Inclusive dates:
January 8, 1855-November 26, 1855
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

This collection consists of the correspondence of Mary ELiza Bradbury, an Elkton, Maryland, school teacher who established and taught at her own school, and tutored African-American children on Sundays. The letters, written to Lewis H. Jackson, her friend, suitor, and husband after 1856, offer glimpses of everyday life in mid-19th century Maryland and chronicle local events, Bradbury's school, her family, and her religious experiences in the Methodist Church.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

Mary Eliza Bradbury papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1699
Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Alternate formats:

Digital copies of the letters in this collection are available at http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/13690 in the University of Maryland's Digital Collections.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.