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Badger Family Papers

Identifier: MS-2000-02

Content Note

The Badger Family Papers consists of letters from the Badger family in Fort Scott, Kansas, to the Haywood family in Brooklyn, New York, between 1872 and 1883. The letters, which discuss topics such as the weather, social activities, and each family's welfare, were written between the sisters Alice Badger and Eveline Haywood, and the cousins Henry Badger and Arthur Haywood, and Delice Badger and her aunt Eveline. The letters are arranged in chronological order.


  • 1872 - 1883

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0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Purchased from Historical Collectibles Auctions

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HKW, 2000-05-16

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