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Julia Ursin Niemcewicz wrote from New York to John Kean, her brother, addressed to Nassau Hall, Princeton, NJ. She wrote updates about people and what she was doing. Julia was upset with John for presumably disturbing the gravesite of a Black man and suggested that he enroll in a phrenology lecture. Julia herself wanted to take a phrenology class, but would not have the money to attend until April.
People Included: Mrs. Riggs, Sabina Slidell, Mrs. Cooper. Dr. Adams, Dr. Washington, Lucey W. Boggs, Mr. Newell, Alexander Watts, Mrs. Townsend, Mr. Bacon, Sarah Sabina Baker
Places Included: Philadelphia, PA
Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean, later Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Fish (1815-1887)
John Kean (1814-1895)
New York, NY
Bay 1, Column 2, LHC Series 3
Kean, Julia U.. Julia Ursin Niemcewicz Kean to John Kean, March 26, 1834. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1830s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1830s/63
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