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Guide to the Nancy Doe Letter, April 29, 1825

Collection number: MS 40

Size: 1 item (0.10 cu.ft.)

About Nancy Doe

Nancy Doe was a resident of Durham, N.H.

About the Nancy Doe letter

Letter written by Nancy Doe April 29, 1825 to the Congregational church in Durham. In the letter, Doe confesses that she had “criminal connexions with the man who is since my husband” and she asks for the forgiveness of the church. Also included on the same letter is a reply from Rev. Federal Burt.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

Nancy Doe Letter, April 29, 1825, MS 40, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

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