Letter from Venetia Cox to B. T. Cox


Title
Letter from Venetia Cox to B. T. Cox
Description
A handwritten letter from Venetia Cox at the Anglican Mission in Peking [Beijing], China, to her mother, B. T. Cox, in Winterville, North Carolina. She discusses the outbreak of meningitis at St. Hilda's School for Girls in Wuhan, China, and a recent lecture on the war from Sherwood Eddy during his evangelistic campaign. She also describes some of the Chinese practices for weddings and funerals. A native of Winterville, Venetia Cox was an Episcopal missionary music teacher in mainland China between 1917 and 1950.
Date
April 21, 1918
Original Format
letters
Extent
21cm x 27cm
Local Identifier
0263-s1-b1-fd
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Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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