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Allen-Johnson Family Papers, 1759-1992
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 19222 page(s)

Joseph Allen (1790-1873), the son of Phineas and Ruth Smith Allen, of Medfield, Massachusetts, graduated from Harvard in 1811. He then studied for the ministry and in l8l6 was called by the town of Northborough to be its third minister. It was a post he held for forty years, until he voluntarily relinquished hi...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 19222 page(s)
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Diary - June 1867
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written by Anna Quincy Thaxter Cushing, 1825-1900 (1867); in Anna Quincy Thaxter Cushing Papers, 1816-1918 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 1-32

Anna Quincy Thaxter Cushing (1825-1900), the daughter of Edward Thaxter (1784-1841) and Susan Joy (Thaxter) Thaxter (1791-1837), was born on 24 October 1825 in Hingham, Massachusetts. Both Anna's family and that of her husband—Dr. Benjamin Cushing (1822-1895), son of Jerom Cushing (1780-1824) and Mary (...

written by Anna Quincy Thaxter Cushing, 1825-1900 (1867); in Anna Quincy Thaxter Cushing Papers, 1816-1918 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 1-32
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Letter, Jane Briggs Smith Fiske to Friend Fuller Fiske, September 8, 1866
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written by Jane Briggs Smith Fiske, 1834-1925 (1866); in Jane Briggs Smith Fiske Papers, 1806-1923 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 1-4

Jane Briggs Smith Fiske (1834-1925), daughter of Captain Joshua Smith and Saba (Drew) Smith, was born in Hanson, Massachusetts. During, and for a period after, the U.S. Civil War she taught former slaves at freedmen's schools in Hilton Head, Port Royal, and Sumter, South Carolina, and in Washington, D.C. Wh...

written by Jane Briggs Smith Fiske, 1834-1925 (1866); in Jane Briggs Smith Fiske Papers, 1806-1923 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 1-4
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