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Isabel Lyons Mordecai (1804-1895). Commonplace book, 1855-1857

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 9

Scope and Contents

Contains transcribed copies of newspaper verse, etc. with many poems to "Toshy," her daughter Hortensia (b. 1830), who later used the book. With mention (1858) of travel with actress Charlotte Cushman (1816-76)


  • Creation: 1855-1857


Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 6.5 linear feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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