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NEW YORK CITY SAMPLER 1811 HARRIET WILKINS


 
NEW YORK CITY SAMPLER 1811 HARRIET WILKINS
   
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A rare rare discovery| depicting what is said to be Old St. Patrick's Church on Mott Street in lower Manhattan. Likely sewn in a female academy established to educate less-than-wealthy often immigrant girls. The monument/tomb with its urn atop is inscribed "In memory of I. Wilkins. (better photos coming!)