F. B. Sanborn autograph letter signed to [Thomas Wentworth Higginson], Concord, 4 March 1859
- F. B. Sanborn autograph letter signed to [Thomas Wentworth Higginson], Concord, 4 March 1859
Mentions the capture of [John] Doy and [John] Brown's intention of coming East. Thinks a larger sum must be raised; suggests John [Murray] Forbes, etc. Printed in part in F.B. Sanborn, Life and Letters of John Brown, p.493.
- Sanborn, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1831-1917
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Name on Item:
F. B. Sanborn
March 4, 1859
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
Brown, John, 1800-1859
Doy, John, 1812-
Forbes, John Murray, 1813-1898
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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. 47