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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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Letter, Jane Briggs Smith Fiske to Friend Fuller Fiske, June 25, 1865
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written by Jane Briggs Smith Fiske, 1834-1925 (1865); in Jane Briggs Smith Fiske Papers, 1806-1923 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 1-8

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 (1865); in Jane Briggs Smith Fiske Papers, 1806-1923 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 1-8
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Diary - April 1865
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written by Lizzie A. Wilson Goodenough, 1844- (1865); in Lizzie A. Wilson Goodenough Diaries, 1865-1875 and Lizzie Cora Goodenough Diaries, 1901 and 1903 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 1-30

Lizzie A. Wilson Goodenough (1844- ) resided in Brattleborough, Vermont, where she worked as a domestic in order to support herself after she was orphaned in 1860. She also worked occasionally for Cune and Bracket, Merchant Tailors, on Granite Row in Brattleborough. In 1869, Lizzie married Henry F. Goodenou...

written by Lizzie A. Wilson Goodenough, 1844- (1865); in Lizzie A. Wilson Goodenough Diaries, 1865-1875 and Lizzie Cora Goodenough Diaries, 1901 and 1903 (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2011), 1-30
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The End of the War and the Death of Lincoln
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written by Adela Elizabeth Richards Orpen, 1855- (1926); in Memories of Old Emigrant Days in Kansas, 1861-1865 (London, England: William Blackwood and Sons, 1926), 211-215
written by Adela Elizabeth Richards Orpen, 1855- (1926); in Memories of Old Emigrant Days in Kansas, 1861-1865 (London, England: William Blackwood and Sons, 1926), 211-215
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