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Sarah Fisher Ames papers

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Title:Sarah Fisher Ames papers
Date range:1860-1879
Creator:John Hay Library
Extent:34 item(s)
Abstract:Collection of letters and printed items to Sarah Fisher Ames from prominent figures of the day, including: Mary Mann, John Hay, Robert Winthrop, Whitelaw Reid, J.O.P. Burnside, Wendell Phillips, Rufus King. Also includes: letter from her husband, Joseph A. Ames; three letters from her son stationed in Cuba; various letters of introduction and permission, including one from Abraham Lincoln; letters to her husband, Joseph Ames
Language of materials:English
Repository:Brown University Library, Special Collections
Collection number:Ms.88.2