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Title Letter from Miss Elizabeth Clarke to Mrs. Lucy Ware Allen
Object ID Number 1287
Object Name Letter
Description Letter from Miss Elizabeth (Betty) Clarke, daughter of the Reverend Jonas Clarke, to her niece, Mrs. Lucy Ware Allen.

"Aunt Betty" tells of her memories of April 19, 1775 and the aftermath of the skirmish on the Common. It is an eyewitness account of events.

Date April 19, 1841
Size & Extent of Item Four page manuscript letter, 8 x 6 1/2 inches, folded
Collection Family Collections: Clarke, Jonas