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M-489 Brown, Thomas Wedding Invitation

ABSTRACT: Wedding invitation for Thomas Brown.

SCOPE: This collection consists of a wedding and reception invitation for Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Brown in St. Louis, Missouri. The documents, dated September 17, 1868, provide details for a marriage ceremony at the First Presbyterian Church at 14th Street and Lucas Place. A separate insert indicates that a reception followed at the Southern Hotel. Two enclosed name cards suggest that the bride and groom were Fannie A. Bosbyshell of St. Louis and Thomas Brown of Philadelphia.

EXTENT: One folder.

ACCESS: Due to the fragile nature of this collection, physical access may be restricted. Please contact the library for further information. Information on conducting research with the archival collections of the Library, including current building hours and reading room policies, can be found on our Research page. The St. Louis Mercantile Library is located on levels one and two of the Thomas Jefferson Library building on the University of Missouri-St. Louis’ north campus.

PREFERRED CITATION: The preferred citation for this collection is “From the Special Collections of the St. Louis Mercantile Library at the University of Missouri – St. Louis."