OCTOBER 1839: Phebe Weed to Larkin Weed (Sandwich, NH)

1839:  Phebe Weed yet lives with her father and step-mother in Sandwich, and maintains with her brother Larkin (now teaching school in New Jersey) a lively correspondence full of advice, care, and gentle teasing; here, she desires advice about starting a Sandwich silkworm plantation:

SOURCE: Weed Family Letters

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27 Oct 1839

Phebe Weed’s portrait (taken after her operation to fix crossed eyes), as furnished by Sandwich Historical Society:

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