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Julia Williams Rush Biddle, 1833-1898

Identifier: Series IV.2.

Scope and Contents

Second child of Samuel Rush (1795-1859) and Anne Wilmer, married on October 11, 1855 to Alexander Biddle (1819-1899) (see genealogical charts 5, 6, and 7). This series contains the papers of Julia Williams Rush from her childhood to the year before her death. Major correspondents include her father, her brother William Rush (1837-1860), friend Helen Field (later Conover), and relatives Anna Maria Rush (1820-1887), Sarah Catherine Rush (1823-1905), and Nannie Dunlap (b. 1830).


  • Creation: 1833-1898

Repository Details

Part of the University of Delaware Library Special Collections Repository

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