Hugh Forbes autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Philadelphia, 6 June 58
- Hugh Forbes autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Philadelphia, 6 June 58
Feels he has been "grossly defrauded;" his family is destitute. Intends to make the "New Englanders" redress his wrongs.
- Forbes, Hugh, active approximately 1848-approximately 1857
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Name on Item:
June 6, 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
- 1 sheet (4 p.)
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- Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1904.
- Notes (date):
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- Call #:
MS E.5.1, pt. 1, p. 35