John Brown autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Rochester, N.Y., 12 February 1858
- John Brown autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Rochester, N.Y., 12 February 1858
Intends "railroad business on an extended scale." Urges him to meet for consultation at Gerrit Smith's. Printed in part in F. B. Sanborn, The Life and Letters of John Brown, p. 436.
- Brown, John, 1800-1859
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Name on Item:
February 12, 1858
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS E.5.1, pt. 1, p. 1-50 (shelf locator)
- Collection (local):
John Brown: Correspondence relating to John Brown and the raid on Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--History--John Brown's Raid, 1859
Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874
New YorkMonroe (county)Rochester
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- Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1904.
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MS E.5.1, pt. 1, p. 7