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183 1, in Brookline, Mass.; buried in Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
Occupations: weaving bobbin lace (early life); writer; tutor. Sources: NAW, 1:9-11;
AWW, 1:12-13 (says mother's name is Eleanor). BACON, DELIA SALTER Born
1877 near Augusta, Ga.; buried in Walker Family Cemetery, US Arsenal, Augusta
, Ga. Occupations: none. Sources: NAW, 2:394-395; AWW, 2:565-567 (says
birthdate 18 Aug. 1810). LEWIS, SARAH ANNA BLANCHE ROBINSON (WROTE
1808) in Mass.; died on 19 Oct. 1814 in Plymouth, Mass.; buried in Burial Hill,
Plymouth, Mass. Occupations: writer; political polemicist. Sources: NAW, 3:545-
546; AWW, 4:338-340. WHITMAN, SARAH HELEN POWER Born on 19 Jan.
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