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Reference Number (click to see whole series/group)13A84/7/27
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TitlePAPERS ABOUT THE STORY OF THE 'BANK NUN' SARAH WHITEHEAD
Date1812 - 1837
Admin HistorySarah Whitehead became insane with grief following the death of her brother, who was executed for forgery. According to the papers in the file, Miss Whitehead's brother died in 1812.
DescriptionPapers cover the story of Sarah Whitehead, known as the 'Bank Nun''. Include a short summary of the story, a longer account written by Miss Whitehead herself and an image of the 'Bank Nun''. The long account by Miss Whitehead is marked with the handwritten date of Dec 1837.
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