Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

John Brown to Joshua Giddings - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at KSHS.reference@ks.gov or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.

For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

This is a letter written by John Brown to Joshua Giddings, a Brown family friend, American attorney, politician and a prominent opponent of slavery. Giddings represented Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1838-59. Brown provides advice to Giddings on how to deposit a sum of money. He refers to a general plan but does not elaborate. Also, Brown mentions Henry Clay in the letter.

Creator: Brown, John, 1800-1859
Date: July 04, 1848

Bookbag Share Print

John Brown to Joshua Giddings - 1John Brown to Joshua Giddings - 2

John Brown to Joshua Giddings - 1

Item Number: 308358
Call Number: John Brown Coll. #299
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 308358

Copyright © 2007-2020 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.