Jessie Wilson Sayre Correspondence

Creator

Princeton University

Date

1896-1931

Description

Letters of the Wilson Family.

Source

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library.
Public Policy Papers.
Princeton, New Jersey 08540 USA

Subject

Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924
Wilson, Ellen Axson
McAdoo, Eleanor Wilson, 1889-1967
Wilson, Margaret Woodrow, 1886-1944

Items in the Jessie Wilson Sayre Correspondence Collection

Margaret Woodrow Wilson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Margaret Wilson writes to Jessie Wilson Sayre about her music and various social interactions while Jessie has been away.

Edward W. Axson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Edward Axson is glad the Jessie Wilson Sayre’s surgery went well, and he wishes her a quick recovery and says he is disappointed she and her mother won’t be able to be at the wedding.

Margaret Woodrow Wilson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Margaret Wilson tells her sister about a costume party she had with her friends and the wedding of their Uncle Edward.

Edward W. Axson to Margaret Woodrow Wilson, Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre and Eleanor Wilson McAdoo
Edward Axson writes to his nieces, thanking them for the Christmas presents, tells them how he and his wife spent the day, and asked them to write to him.

Beth [Hibben?] to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Beth Hibben writes Jessie Wilson Sayre from Princeton on Jessie's trip to Italy.

Ellen Louise Axson Wilson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Ellen Axson Wilson apologizes for not writing to Jessie as she was looking for a cook.

Eleanor Randolph Wilson McAdoo to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Eleanor Wilson McAdoo writes Jessie Wilson Sayre with news from Princeton.

Eleanor Randolph Wilson McAdoo to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Eleanor Wilson McAdoo sends Jessie Wilson Sayre an invitation to her commencement.

Ellen Louise Axson Wilson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Ellen writes to Jessie about her stay in Savannah.

Eleanor Randolph Wilson McAdoo to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Eleanor Wilson McAdoo writes Jessie Wilson Sayre with news from St. Mary's School in Raleigh, NC.

Stockton Axson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Stockton congratulates his niece, Jessie, on her graduation and academic award, apologizes that he couldn’t attend her commencement, and sends a check.

Alice Garrett to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Alice Garrett writes about Jessie’s plans to visit her after the wedding, mentioning the need for secrecy so that Jessie can avoid notice by the press and curiosity seekers.

Alice Garrett to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Alice Garrett writes to Jessie to confirm travel plans.

Woodrow Wilson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Woodrow Wilson sends his love and good wishes to Jessie on her honeymoon, mentions how wonderful the wedding was and how well it (and she) was represented in the press.

Alice R. Appenzeller to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Alice Appenzeller writes to Jessie about academic life and shares news about herself and their mutual friends.

Margaret Woodrow Wilson to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Margaret sends Jessie the address for the corsetiere she mentioned in her last letter and mentions family plans for Christmas.

Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre to Agnes Vaughn Tedcastle
Jessie Wilson Sayre writes to her aunt and uncle about the family’s plans to return home due to her son’s ill health instead of biking through Germany. Her youngest son, Woodrow Wilson Sayre, is ready to return home.

Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre to Agnes Vaughn Tedcastle
Jessie Wilson Sayre writes to her aunt and uncle about her travels to India to visit her sister and to Italy for a treatment for her husband’s arthritis.

Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre to Agnes Vaughn Tedcastle
Jessie WIlson Sayre writes to her aunt about her family’s moving plans

Eleanor Randolph Wilson McAdoo to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Eleanor Wilson McAdoo writes Jessie Wilson Sayre to express disapointment that they will not be able to vacation in Nantucket.

Eleanor Randolph Wilson McAdoo to Jessie Woodrow Wilson Sayre
Eleanor Wilson McAdoo writes Jessie Wilson Sayre to thank her for her visit.