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Sarah Fisher Ames papers

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Series 1. Letters to Sarah Fisher Ames
Box 1

Container Description Date
Box 1, Folder 1 Ames, Joseph Alexander
1870 January 5
Box 1, Folder 2 Ames, R.F.
Contents Note: 3 ALS, w/envelope, 1899, Nov 1, Dec 3, 14; envelope (postmarked, 1899, Nov 3), with printed enclosure (broadside), "A Woman's Answer" (dated 1869), by C.W. Brink.

1869-1899
Box 1, Folder 3 Burnside, J.O.P.
1871 February 2
Box 1, Folder 4 Douglas, John
1863 July 2
Box 1, Folder 5 Hay, John
1863 January 9
Box 1, Folder 6 Moses, H.H. (Boston Art Club)
1872 November 10
Box 1, Folder 7 Phillips, Wendell
undated
Box 1, Folder 8 Reid, Whitelaw (with clipping pasted in)
1870 March 28
Box 1, Folder 9 Thorpe, Thomas Bangs
Contents Note: With printed enclosure, his "The Dying Drummer Boy" (broadside).

1874 May 25
Box 1, Folder 10 Ware, Horace
1868 October 22
Box 1, Folder 11 Envelope addressed to SFA
Contents Note: Postmarked November 4 (year undecipherable).

November 4

Series 2. Letters of Introduction and Requests Written by Others on Her Behalf
Box 1

Container Description Date
Box 1, Folder 12 King, Rufus, to Elihu Benjamin
1876 February 11
Box 1, Folder 13 Lincoln, Abraham, to the Surgeon General
1863 July 5
Box 1, Folder 14 Mann, Mary
Contents Note: 5 ALS (one with envelope) to: Artemas Carter, 1867, April 14; (Rev.) William Elliot, no year, April 14; John Kebler, no year, April 14; Charles Waite, 1869, December 5; (Gen.) W. Benham, no year, January 25.

1867-1869
Box 1, Folder 15 Smith, Joseph P.
Contents Note: Signed by him in his capacity as Acting Surgeon General.

1862 December 2
Box 1, Folder 16 Winthrop, Robert Charles, to George Peabody
1867 April 23

Series 3. Other Material Relating to Sarah Ames
Box 1

Container Description Date
Box 1, Folder 17 The Union League
Contents Note: Mrs. Ames LINCOLN," a tribute written/signed by "a member of the League.

undated
Box 1, Folder 18 Photograph of Wendell Phillips
Contents Note: Signed (by him?) on verso.

undated

Series 4. Letter to Joseph Alexander Ames
Box 1

Container Description Date
Box 1, Folder 19 Koehler, S.R.
1870 June 1