Helen Martha Wright papers
Language of Materials
This collection consists mainly of Wright's genealogical research notes organized by subject, as well as some of her personal papers including photographs and correspondence. Of special interest are Civil War era diaries and correspondence in the Connett Family files.
Biographical / Historical
Helen Martha Wright (1884-1969) was an historian, genealogist, and teacher from New Jersey.
The collection is arranged by subject.
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The collection should be cited as: Helen Martha Wright papers, MS 3111, New-York Historical Society.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
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