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United States -- History -- 1850-1902

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Franklin B. Sanborn papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS229
Collection-level Scope and Content Note This is a collection of some 250 letters written to Franklin B. Sanborn from friends and relatives during his years as a student first at the Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hamshire and then at Harvard College in Cambridge, Massachusetts (circa 1852-55). Primarily containing domestic and social news about other family members and mutual friends, the letters are also highlighted by references to contemporary election politics of the 1850s with mention of numerous statesmen including John Bell,...