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  Letter, Your Affectionate Husband & Father [John Brown] to Dear Wife [Mary Brown] & Children All
Author: Brown, John , 1800-1859
Date: March 12, 1857

In this brief letter to his family from Springfield, Mass., John Brown mentioned letters from some of the children and his speaking engagements in Connecticut, specifically at Canton "where both Father & Mother were raised." People there had given him $80 and a monument inscribed to honor Frederick.

Location of Original: KSHS Call Number: John Brown Collection, #299, Box 1, Folder 21
Item Number: 102595 Number of images: 1
Keywords: Brown, Frederick; Brown, John, 1800-1859; Brown, Mary Ann Day, 1816-1884; Canton, Ohio; Finance; Free state support

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