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F. B. Sanborn autograph letter signed to [Thomas Wentworth Higginson], Concord, 2 January 1860

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Title:
F. B. Sanborn autograph letter signed to [Thomas Wentworth Higginson], Concord, 2 January 1860
Description:
Still refuses to testify in Washington. Repeats Charles Bruce's opinion of Richard Realf. Comments on [Henry] Wilson's policy in the Senate; [Charles Plummer] Tidd's whereabouts and Gerrit Smith's health. [Aaron Dwight] Stevens is not legally married. Printed in part in F.B. Sanborn, Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe, p.274.
Author:
Sanborn, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1831-1917
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Name on Item:
F. B. Sanborn
Date:
January 2, 1860
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
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875
Realf, Richard, 1834-1878
Tidd, Charles Plummer, 1832-1862
Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Concord
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. 153
Barcode:
39999085841326