Letter to Mary Johnson of Worthington, Ohio from John R. Worman of Zanesville, Ohio from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of Letter to Mary Johnson of Worthington, Ohio from John R. Worman of Zanesville, Ohio. Contact WHS at firstname.lastname@example.org to request permission.
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It was created on Friday, May 7, 1841.
This letter was written to Mary Johnson of Worthington, Ohio from John R. Worman of Zanesville, Ohio after they met on a coach while traveling. Worman writes to say how nice it was to meet Johnson and her father on the way to Washington, D.C. He states that he had hoped to see them again on their return but was informed that they had left a few days before him. He inquires about their trip home and says that his was not as enjoyable as the trip to his destination because the company was not as pleasant. He then goes on to that inform her that he will be in Delaware in the summer and hopes to visit her. He concludes the letter by asking her to give his best to her father.
Mary was daughter of one of Worthington's founders, Orange Johnson and his wife Achsa (Maynard) Johnson. She married Francis Sessions on August 18, 1847. The Sessions were interested in promoting art and art instruction in Columbus. The Sessions art collection formed a basis for the Columbus Museum of Art collection.
It covers the topic Orange Johnson House.
It covers the city Worthington.
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The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 2012.0005.121.
The Worthington Memory identification code is whs1058_001.
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