Sallie E. Bolton letters and autograph book
Scope and Contents
Correspondence and autograph book. ‡b The correspondence consists of letters from Sallie E. Bolton to her mother written between 1855 and 1858 while she attended and taught at Lancaster County Normal School (presently Millersville University of Pennsylvania). It includes comments on her concerns for her family, her feelings about a number of everyday life events, including marriage, illness, and her professional life as a young female faculty member at a new normal school in rural Pennsylvania. The autograph book includes brief notes from Miss Bolton's students and friends dated between 1857 and 1863.
- Bolton, Sallie Eva (Person)
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Accruals and Additions
In 2006 the letter dated December 28, 1857 was purchased and added to the collection.
Originally processed in August 1991 as MG14
- Bolton, Sallie Eva, 1836-1916.
- College students -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster County.
- College teachers -- Pennsylvania -- Lancaster County.
- Lancaster County Normal School (Millersville, Pa.)
- Millersville (Pa.) -- History.
- Quaker women -- Pennsylvania.
- Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Millersville.
- Archon Finding Aid Title
- Description rules
- Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
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