|Credit line||Courtesy of Dr. Jean Marshall von Schilling.|
|Object Type||Digital Gift|
|Description/Scope & Content||Letter from Ann Massenburg Booker (dated "Washington March 19th 1881"), to son, likely Hunter Russell Booker, describing the recipient's upcoming birthday; reminiscinces of life at Sherwood when her children were younger, regrets that "the lack of opportunity blotted out the bright future I drew for them", and satisfaction with their characters as adults; request for books and copies of Hampton Monitor; and family news regarding Marshall Armistead Booker, "Sis" (Nannie Booker Jones) and Mr. Goode, Sue & Johnnie (Susan Cary Howard Booker and John Booker), and Dr. Selden's opinion of "Mollie's case" (likely Mary Booker von Schilling, or possibly Mary Bechtel Booker).|
Booker, Ann Massenburg
Booker, Hunter Russell, Sr.
Booker, Marshall Armistead
Booker, Susan ("Sue") Cary Howard Holt
Booker, Mary E. Bechtel ("Mollie"; Mrs. Marshall Armistead Booker)
Jones, Nannie Booker ("Sis" or "Tissie"; Mrs. Eldred Simpkins Jones)
von Schilling, Mollie (Mary) Booker
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