Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2667. Letters to Sarah “Sally” Burgess, addressed to her in Davis (Scott County), Kentucky, Georgetown, Kentucky, and Newton, Illinois. Young men extend invitations, a niece writes of her social activities, and her sister Ella invites her to a “cantata” in Georgetownand describes her clothing needs. Another friend writes of social activities, including attendance at “negro minstrel”
shows, for which she was “ashamed.”
United States History | Women's History
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Burgess, Sarah Edward, 1876-1924 - Letters to (SC 2667)" (2013). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 2634.