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Brown, John, 1800-1859


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ames family historical collection, 1762-2006

Collection Identifier: MC 773
Overview: Correspondence, diaries, financial papers, etc. of multiple generations of the Ames, Lesley, and Lyman families.

John Brown, head-and-shoulders portrait, 1880s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 13Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (90)
Description: Photographic reproduction by A.A. Martin of 1859 daguerreotype portrait of abolitionist John Brown attributed to Martin M. Lawrence. Inscribed on back: Actual photograph of John Brown at Harpers Ferry. Given by him to Joseph Barber of Wayne, Ashtabula County, Ohio. Found by E.G. Lamp[?]m, Jefferson, O. Presented to R.C. Simmons of Chicago on Aug. 8, 1933, at Jefferson, Ohio, by E.G. Lamp[?]m.

Letters from Harriet Beecher Stowe, 1852-1860

Collection Identifier: A/S892b
Overview: Two letters from American abolitionist and author Harriet Beecher Stowe, one concerning Uncle Tom's Cabin, the other about a possible article on John Brown.