Francis Jackson autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 6 December 1859
- Francis Jackson autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 6 December 1859
Has decided that his grandson [Francis Jackson Meriam] had best leave the country where his mind will not be wrought up by any discussion of the scenes of Harper's Ferry.
- Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Name on Item:
December 6, 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
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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. 2, p. 132