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Cary, Phoebe

(1824–71). Sister of Alice Cary, with whom she moved from Ohio to New York City; their mutual affection attracted much interest; poetical gift of both about equal; both wrote hymns; most popular hymn of Phoebe: “One Sweetly Solemn Thought.”

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