Document ReferenceN Mc 1/21
TitleLetter from Priscilla McLaren, Ben Rhydding, to her husband Duncan McLaren senior; 3 March 1849.
Date3 March 1849
Extent2 ff with envelope
Content DescriptionDefends E[lizabeth] Fry against a critical reviewer of her biography; mentions news received via telegraph of slaughter in India; refers to her illness; states that her note was read at the Friends' Meeting.

Postmarks: 'OTLEY MR 4 1849'; 'MAR M 5 A 1849'

Stamp: 1d [red/blue]
Termreligious & family & political

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1829Fry; Elizabeth (1780-1845); Mrs; née Gurney prison reformer1780-1845
NA1830Penn; William (1644-1718); Mr; colonist1644-1718
NA1818Beveridge; David (fl 1849); Mrfl 1849
NA1831Wheeler; - (fl 1849-1852); Mrsfl 1849-1852
NA1825McLaren; John (1831-1910); Mr; Liberal M.P. and Lord Advocate of Scotland1831-1910
NA1820McLaren; Agnes (1834-1910); Dr; medical doctor and suffragist1834-1910
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA924McLaren; Duncan (1800-1886); politician1800-1886
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