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Julia Ursin Niemcewicz wrote to John Kean, her brother, addressed to Highland School, Putnam County, NY. She wrote about their duty to their mother, Sarah Sabina Kean, and Grandmother, Susan Ursin Niemcewicz. She also mentioned their mother's upcoming marriage.

Author/Creator

Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, later Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Fish (1815-1887)

Recipient

John Kean (1814-1895)

Creation Date

12-3-1830

Document Type

Manuscript

Location

Location Unknown

Collection

The Liberty Hall Collection consists of the correspondence, financial records, legal documents, and other manuscript material of the Livingston and Kean families, dated from 1686-1847. The bulk of the collection is related to Susan Livingston Kean Niemcewicz (1759-1833). The Livingston and Kean families frequently corresponded and held accounts with other prominent colonial and early American families in New Jersey, especially Elizabethtown, Philadelphia, New York City, upstate New York, England, France, and Poland. A small portion of the collection includes correspondence with early Virginia families, unrelated to the Livingston and Kean families.

Inventory Location

Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3

Rights

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 lzimmerm@kean.edu.

Publishing Repository

Special Collections Research Library and Archives, Kean University

Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean to John Kean, December 3, 1830

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