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Letter concerning Nancy Pierce teaching position, 1860

Letter concerning Nancy Pierce teaching position, 1860

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D. B. Prince of York, Pennsylvania, wrote to Josiah Pierce of Gorham asking that Pierce's daughter, Nancy, be allowed to continue her teaching position in York. Nancy Pierce (1834-1893) did continue the job, leaving when Confederate troops marched into the city in June 1863.

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