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Letter to Mary Copp from Samuel Copp

Letter to Mary Copp from Samuel Copp

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Description
The Copp Collection contains a variety of household objects that the Copp family of Connecticut used from around 1700 until the mid-1800s. Part of the Puritan Great Migration from England to Boston, the family eventually made their home in New London County, Connecticut, where their textiles, clothes, utensils, ceramics, books, bibles, and letters provide a vivid picture of daily life. More of the collection from the Division of Home and Community Life can be viewed by searching accession number 28810.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
letter
date made
1812-01-28
originator (author or composer, etc.)
Copp, Jr., Samuel
recipient
Copp, Mary Esther
originator (author, etc.)
Copp, Jr., Samuel
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 in x 12 3/4 in; 20.32 cm x 32.385 cm
ID Number
DL.006873.016
catalog number
6873.016
accession number
28810
Credit Line
Gift of John Brenton Copp
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Cultures & Communities
Communications
Copp Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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