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Margaret Tillotson album

 Unprocessed — Folder: 1
Identifier: ViU-2020-0078

Content Description

This collection contains the commonplace book of Margaret Tillotson. A full commonplace book, with many of the items religious in nature, such as psalms of personal importance, the ten commandments, Jewish translations for the months of the year, poems yearning to travel to Rome or other pilgrimage sites, besides the usual miscellaneous collection of poetry. Tillotson's father was John C. Tillotson (1791-1867) who was the son of Dr. Thomas Tillotson (1750-1832), Congressman and Secretary of State of New York. She died in 1910 in New York.

Acquisition Type

Purchase

Provenance

Purchased, 1 January 2020.

Restrictions Apply

No

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Dates

  • 1837 - 1841

Extent

0.04 Cubic Feet (1 legal folder)

Inventory

1 album