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Susan Ursin Niemcewicz wrote from Ursino to her grandson, John Kean, addressed to Highland School, Cold Spring, Putnam County, NY. She wrote about the importance of education and hard work.
People Included: King Louis Phillipe of France, Julian Ursin Niemcewicz, Peter Philip James Kean, Sarah Sabina Kean, Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, Christine Alexander William Kean
Notable Quote: "An industrious man can provide for himself but it a hard thing for a Woman to earn her living & I would not like your sisters to marry for a maintenance."
Susan Ursin Niemcewicz, formerly Susan Livingston and Susan Kean (1759-1833)
John Kean (1814-1895)
Ursino, Elizabeth Town, County of Essex, NJ
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Niemcewicz, Susan U.. Susan Ursin Niemcewicz to John Kean, October 8, 1830. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1830s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1830s/38
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Liberty Hall Collection, 1711-1847 (bulk 1790-1830)