Mary Taylor Hale correspondence
Scope and Contents
The bulk of the correspondence was written by friends and relatives in Michigan and California in the period 1864-1880 to Mary Taylor, later Mrs. Richard Hale, a school teacher residing in Milford, Michigan
In addition to education and the problems of teaching, such topics as the Civil War, the draft, election politics, and farming activities are discussed.
Also included are the courtship letters (1842) of John Taylor of Milford and Jane Wark of New York City.
- 1835 - 1880
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
0.25 Cubic Feet (, 8 folders)
Language of Materials
Gift of Bessie Pierson, 1962-07-02. Transferred by Michigan State University Museum
Copyright: Michigan State University.
Property Rights: Michigan State University.
- Mary Taylor Hale Correspondence
- 4 Published And Cataloged
- March 1967
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