Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 3 of 3

A. Peabody letter

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1154
Scope and Contents Discusses the death of their Aunt Sarah Peabody and a problem with her estate provoked by her brother. Also speaks of Lincoln and states he will make a good president. Note written at the end of the letter from O.L. Peabody to lawyers Higbee and Hays re: the statements from his brother about Aunt Sarah's estate.
Dates: Created: November 12, 1860

Benjamin F. Angel letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-SC32
Scope and Contents Consists of one letter by U.S. Minister to Sweden and Norway, Benjamin F. Angel to Joseph A. Wright, written September 19, 1860, from Stockholm. Angel speculates on the outcome of the United States presidential election, with reference to Abraham Lincoln, Stephen Douglas and possible dissolution of the Union. At the time Wright was U.S. Minister Plenipotentiary to Prussia.
Dates: Created: 1860-09-19

Theron Pardee letters

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1138
Scope and Contents Letter, Sept. 2, 1860 written after a request from W. Atwill in New York to describe of Abraham Lincoln. Four page tribute to Lincoln's "character, capacity and integrity". Short note, Oct. 13, 1860, from Atwill stating the letter was published in the New York Post and that Lincoln's election "may be certain". Clipping of article from the Post.
Dates: Created: 1860

Filtered By

  • Subject: Presidents--elections--1860 X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Angel, Benjamin F., 1815-1894 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Pardee, Theron 1
Peabody family 1
Peabody, A. 1
∨ more