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Annie Brown Adams autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, North Elba, N.Y., 9 December 1859

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Title:
Annie Brown Adams autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, North Elba, N.Y., 9 December 1859
Description:
Tells him how to get in touch with the families of [Barclay] Coppoc, [William Henry] Leeman, Jeremiah G[oldsmith], Anderson and O[sborn] P[erry] Anderson. Is proud to be her father's daughter. Mentiions plans for his burial; recalls the last night at the Kennedy farm.
Author:
Adams, Annie Brown, 1843-1926
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Name on Item:
Annie Brown
Date:
December 9, 1859
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
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
Subjects:
Abolitionists--United States
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--History--John Brown's Raid, 1859
Brown, John, 1800-1859
Places:
New YorkEssex (county)North Elba
Extent:
1 sheet (4 p.)
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Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1904.
Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS E.5.1, pt. 2, p. 134
Barcode:
39999085841326