Publication Date

10-23-2017

Comments

This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklilfe Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434; mssfa@wku.edu

Abstract

Finding aid and full-text typescript of letter (Click on "Additional Files" below) for Manuscripts Small Collection 3153. Letter, 25 April 1832, of Jane Eckstein, Frankfort, Kentucky, to her daughter Mary Kinmont in Cincinnati, Ohio. She details an approaching move to Millersburg, Kentucky, where Mary’s father, the artist Frederick Eckstein, will open a school. She relates news of Mary’s siblings, asks her about family matters in Cincinnati, and offers advice on nursing her young child.

Disciplines

Art and Design | Education | United States History

SC 3153 ECKSTEIN Jane typescript.doc (35 kB)
Letter from Jane Eckstein to Mary Kinmont

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