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Sarah Ricketts wrote from Elizabethtown, New Jersey to Susan Kean in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Sarah informed Susan of the weather and her weakened eyesight. The family at the governors provided high-class entertainment and served a magnificent dinner with three courses served on silver.
Sarah Ricketts, formerly Sarah Alexander Livingston (1755–1825)
Susan Kean, formerly Susan Livingston and later Susan Ursin Niemcewicz (1759-1833)
John Kean (1756-1795)
Elizabethtown, New Jersey
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Ricketts, Sarah. Sarah Ricketts to Susan Kean [addressed to John Kean], February 8, 1794. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1790s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1790s/539
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