Download Full Text (4.5 MB)
Sarah Sabina Baker wrote to John Kean, her son, addressed to Ursino, Elizabethtown, NJ. She begged John not to push himself too much and to give up bodily labor after he hurt himself with some farm equipment. She also told him that Christine and Eliza, his sister and step-sister, would be coming to visit him this week before school started again.
People Included: Christine Alexander William Kean, Eliza Baker, Philemon Baker, Betsey, Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, Mary Morris, Mr. Collin, Mr. Davis, Dr. Hawk, Mary Rutherfurd, Looe Baker
Places Included: Butternuts, NY, Louisville
Sarah Sabina Baker, formerly Sarah Sabina Morris and Sarah Sabina Kean (1788-1878)
John Ken (1814-1895)
New York, NY
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Baker, Sarah S.. Sarah Sabina Baker to John Kean, April 13, 1835. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1830s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1830s/114
This collection is open to the public for research use. Copyright remains with Kean University. Credit this material. Personal photographs may be made for research purposes. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to Lynette Zimmerman, Executive Director at the Liberty Hall Academic Center & Exhibition Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University