Edward Adolphus Spring autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Eagleswood, Perth Amboy [N. J.], 9 and 10 March 1860
- Edward Adolphus Spring autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Eagleswood, Perth Amboy [N. J.], 9 and 10 March 1860
Had been anxiously watching for news of his project; feels now that all hope is gone [for Aaron Dwight Stevens] unless the appeals move the Governor [John Letcher]. Mrs. [Rebecca (Buffum)] Spring has received photogrpahs of Stevens.
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Name on Item:
Edw. A. Spring
March 9, 1860–March 10, 1860
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS E.5.1, pt. 2, p. 171 - 223 (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
Letcher, John, 1813-1884
Spring, Rebecca Buffum
New JerseyMiddlesex (county)Perth Amboy
- 1 sheet (4 p.)
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1904.
- Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Title supplied by cataloger.
- Call #:
MS E.5.1, pt. 2, p. 209