Unfinished and Unsigned Draft Letter to Martha [No Last Name] from Mary Johnson of Worthington, Ohio

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Unfinished and Unsigned Draft Letter to Martha [No Last Name] from Mary Johnson of Worthington, 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 Unfinished and Unsigned Draft Letter to Martha [No Last Name] from Mary Johnson of Worthington, Ohio. Contact WHS at info@worthingtonhistory.org to request permission.

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Unfinished and Unsigned Draft Letter to Martha [No Last Name] from Mary Johnson of Worthington, Ohio is text, with genre letter and correspondence. Its dimensions are 8.5 in. x 11 in.. It is 2 pages long.

It was created on Monday, March 13, 1843.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor. Mary Sessions (née Johnson), 1823-1919 is the Correspondent.

This is a partial draft of a letter written to a woman named Martha from Mary Johnson of Worthington, Ohio. There is no last name or other identifying information about who this Martha might be. It is supposed that she was a friend of Johnson's from the Female Seminary School. The letter appears to be a response to a previous letter from Martha. Johnson tells her that there is little news to tell about Worthington. She does mention some of their mutual acquaintances.

Mary was daughter of one of Worthington's founders, Orange Johnson and 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 features the person Mary Sessions (née Johnson), 1823-1919.

It covers the city Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg2000.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 2012.0005.134.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs1075.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on January 20, 2018. It was last updated January 30, 2018.