Quitman School fire
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
File — Box 3, Folder: 9
Identifier: C-Misc 98
Scope and Contents One holograph letter dated January 13, 1886 written by Mary Page Parr in Cook County, IL, and addressed to "My dear Friends." The letter discusses the Quitman School fire, and expresses the writer's dislike of the South and its abundant racism. Parr also mentions the American Missionary Association, of which she and her husband were likely members.