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Sarah Orne Jewett autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 13 February

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Title:
Sarah Orne Jewett autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 13 February
Description:
Declining for herself and Mrs. James T. Fields his offer to join the Authors' Club and explaining, at some length, her reasons against such a club. Old folder #: 75.
Author:
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Name on Item:
S. O. Jewett
Date:
[ca. 1886–1909]
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS P.91.37, 2-72 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Thomas Wentworth Higginson Correspondence, 1848-1909
Subjects:
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Women--Suffrage
Boston Authors Club
Fields, Annie, 1834-1915
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 sheet (4 p.)
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (date):
Date supplied by cataloger from the founding date of the Boston Authors Club and the death date of the author.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS P.91.37 (72)
Barcode:
39999085841367