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  Letter, F. B. Sanborn to Dear Friend [Thomas W. Higginson]
Author: Sanborn, Franklin
Date: February 19, 1857

While in Boston, Franklin Sanborn wrote this letter to Thomas Higginson, a Northern abolitionist and agent with the Massachusetts State Kansas Committee. The first part of the letter dealt with business, but Sanborn also mentioned a recent speech at the State House where John Brown made an appearance. He hoped that Higginson and his friends in Worcester County would aid "the good old man."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Thomas W. Higginson Collection, #380, Box 1, Folder 5
Item Number: 101908              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Boston, Massachusetts; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911; Sanborn, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1831-1917
 
 

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