Autograph Note Signed

Civil War Officer, Abolitionist T. W. HIGGINSON ALS and Vintage Sketch

Civil War Officer, Abolitionist T. W. HIGGINSON ALS and Vintage Sketch
Civil War Officer, Abolitionist T. W. HIGGINSON ALS and Vintage Sketch

Civil War Officer, Abolitionist T. W. HIGGINSON ALS and Vintage Sketch
Stanton required that black regiments be commanded by white officers; Higginson was also one of the "Secret Six" who met with John Brown in Boston for the violent overthrow of slavery and financed Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry. Lso an author and a correspondent and literary mentor to Emily Dickenson.

Handwritten Signed Letter, dated March 2, 1888, regarding recognizing written passages and not having enough poems to publish a volume, tipped to an old album page. Also included is a 5x9 color sketch of Col T. Higginson, "Our Grand Old Man, " from a vintage issue of the Sunday Post newspaper.

PROVENANCE NOTES: This item is from my personal collection which I started accumulating in the 1970s. Cohen, and Donald Dean of Discovery Gide. I also had a running advertisement throughout the 1980s in PCM (Paper Collectors' Marketplace) through which I obtained a number of these. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Historical". The seller is "branfu" and is located in this country: US.

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  • object type: Signed Letter
  • Signed by: T.

    Higginson

  • Signed: Yes
  • Autograph Authentication: See Provenance Note
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Modified Item: No


Civil War Officer, Abolitionist T. W. HIGGINSON ALS and Vintage Sketch