Sarah Sanborn letter to Peter F. Sanborn, 1861

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Sarah Sanborn writes to her father Peter F. Sanborn of East Readfield about her experiences at the Maine Wesleyan Seminary and Female College (Kents Hill School), where she and her sister Lizzie are studying.

She defends herself against his accusations that she had not written when she said she would.

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  • Title: Sarah Sanborn letter to Peter F. Sanborn, 1861
  • Creator: Sarah F. Sanborn
  • Creation Date: 1861-03-28
  • Subject Date: 1861
  • Location: Kents Hill, Kennebec County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 362, Box 1/2
  • Collection: Sanborn family papers
  • Object Type: Text

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