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Document Details


Title: Letter from Mary Fishbourne Griffitts to Sally Wister, 1776
Document type: Letter
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Women's Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/nawld/documentidx.pl?aspdocid=S45-D015
Original Language: English
Time span: 1776
Speaker: Griffitts, Mary Fishbourne, 1760-1842
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 09-Feb-1760
Speaker place of birth: Philadelphia, PA; Pennsylvania; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Physician's wife
Age at speaking: 16
Document location: Pottstown, PA
Document date: 1776
People discussed: John Rutter; Lowry Wister; Polly Rutter; Potts, Samuel, fl. 1776; Rutter, John, fl. 1776; Rutter, Polly, fl. 1776; Samuel Potts; Wister, Lowry, fl. 1778
Historical events discussed: American Revolution, 1775-1783
Topics discussed - ASP terms: American Revolution, 1775-1783; John Rutter; Lowry Wister; Polly Rutter; Potts, Samuel, fl. 1776; Rutter, John, fl. 1776; Rutter, Polly, fl. 1776; Samuel Potts; Wister, Lowry, fl. 1778
Topics discussed - Other terms: Admiration; Afterlife; Church attendance; Cities; Communities; Conversationalists; Deaths; Disappointment; Engaged persons; Family; Friends; Health; Intellectual life; Marriage; Meals; Mental depression; Parents; Physical health; Relationships; Religion; Sisters; Towns
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S45-D015-1755