The Resource The life writings of Mary Baker McQuesten : Victorian matriarch, edited by Mary J. Anderson, (electronic resource)

The life writings of Mary Baker McQuesten : Victorian matriarch, edited by Mary J. Anderson, (electronic resource)

Label
The life writings of Mary Baker McQuesten : Victorian matriarch
Title
The life writings of Mary Baker McQuesten
Title remainder
Victorian matriarch
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary J. Anderson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
How did a privileged Victorian matron, newly widowed and newly impoverished, manage to raise and educate her six young children and restore her family to social prominence? Mary Baker McQuesten's personal letters, 155 of which were carefully selected by Mary J. Anderson, tell the story. In her uninhibited style, in letters mostly to her children, Mary Baker McQuesten chronicles her financial struggles and her expectations. The letters reveal her forthright opinions on a broad range of topics - politics, religion, literature, social sciences, and even local gossip. We learn how Mar
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1849-1934
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McQuesten, Mary Baker
Dewey number
  • 971.3
  • 971.3/5203
  • 971.3/5203/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
FC3098.26.M36
LC item number
A4 2004
Literary form
letters
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderson, Mary J.
Series statement
Life writing series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McQuesten, Mary Baker
  • Hamilton (Ont.)
  • Hamilton (Ont.)
Label
The life writings of Mary Baker McQuesten : Victorian matriarch, edited by Mary J. Anderson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-324) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; McQuesten-Baker Family Tree; Photographs; Mary Baker's Wedding Trousseau and Itemized Bill; Part 1 Mary Baker McQuesten's Biography; Part 2 Mary Baker McQuesten's Work with the Presbyterian Missionary Societies; Part 3 The Victorian Narrative; Part 4 Mary Baker McQuesten's Letters; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (361 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280925849
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000247051
  • (EBL)685497
  • (OCoLC)753479450
  • (SSID)ssj0000281440
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11912456
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000281440
  • (PQKBWorkID)10305880
  • (PQKB)11579608
  • (CaPaEBR)405770
  • (CaBNvSL)mat00101355
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3243743
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC685497
  • (OCoLC)244765195
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse14683
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000247051
Label
The life writings of Mary Baker McQuesten : Victorian matriarch, edited by Mary J. Anderson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-324) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; McQuesten-Baker Family Tree; Photographs; Mary Baker's Wedding Trousseau and Itemized Bill; Part 1 Mary Baker McQuesten's Biography; Part 2 Mary Baker McQuesten's Work with the Presbyterian Missionary Societies; Part 3 The Victorian Narrative; Part 4 Mary Baker McQuesten's Letters; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (361 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280925849
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000247051
  • (EBL)685497
  • (OCoLC)753479450
  • (SSID)ssj0000281440
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11912456
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000281440
  • (PQKBWorkID)10305880
  • (PQKB)11579608
  • (CaPaEBR)405770
  • (CaBNvSL)mat00101355
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3243743
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC685497
  • (OCoLC)244765195
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse14683
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000247051

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