Letter, To: "My dearest Barry" From: Mother Elizabeth Hayes, March 6, 1832.

The Barry-Hayes Papers are maintained at Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia, PA. For more information, visit www.phillyseaport.org/library. Elizabeth writes "received a letter from our beloved and noble hearted son Austin" It seems well understood between Mother and Barry that Barry is gone away to cultivate virtue; “it was the only event on your leaving home, that reconciled me to your going that in him you would find a Father and Brother…”

Main Author: Hayes, Elizabeth Keen, 1764-1853.
Format: Letter
Language: English
Published: 1832
Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:167760