The Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum 132 Essex Street Salem, MA 01970 Phone: 978-745-9500 Fax: 978-531-1516
Elizabeth Gerrish Papers
0.5 linear feet (1 box)
The Elizabeth Gerrish Papers
contain correspondence from friends and family to Elizabeth Gerrish.
Scope and Content Note
The Elizabeth Gerrish Papers contain correspondence from friends and family to
Elizabeth Gerrish. The letters discuss religion, family, and love interests. There
are several essays written by Gerrish on topic such as friendship, education, life
and death. The collection also contains receipts, a few notes by young students, and
letters to her aunt, Mary Pettengill.
Elizabeth Gerrish was a Salisbury, Massachusetts,
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Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research use.
Requests for permission to publish material from the collection must be submitted in
writing to the Manuscript Librarian in the Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex