John Brown autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Charlestown, Jefferson Co., Va., 22 November 1859
- John Brown autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Charlestown, Jefferson Co., Va., 22 November 1859
Thanks Higginson for visiting and aiding his family. Hears he has sent $25 and a bundle of papers. Printed in part in O. G. Villard, John Brown, p. 543-4.
- Brown, John, 1800-1859
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Name on Item:
November 22, 1859
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS E.5.1, pt. 2, p. 117 - 170 (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
West VirginiaJefferson (county)Charles Town
- 1 sheet (1 p.) + 1 envelope
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- Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1904.
- Notes (date):
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MS E.5.1, pt. 2, p. 117