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Adams, Abigail

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1744-1818

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Adams, Abigail (1744-1818) Autograph letter signed. Washington, [D.C.], Addressed to her daughter-in-law, Sarah Smith Adams. Written on the death of her son, Charles Adams, December 8, 1800

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Content From the Collection: This collection consists of letters and supporting documentation, books on the art of letter writing, a small miscellaneous grouping of catalogs and photographs, and issues of The Wolf Magazine of Letters from June-July 1979 to Summer Quarterly 1991. The earliest letter, from the Marquise de Sevigne, dates from 1695; while the most recent was signed by entertainer Mike Douglas in 1980. Most of the letters date from the 19th century. The collection, which now numbers 85 letters, will continue to...