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Series I: Letter

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the John Brown Letter, 1862 MS 199



creator aut Brown, John
Title: John Brown Letter
Dates: 1862
Abstract: This collection contains a letter written by John Brown to his wife. It was written from Grigsby’s Bluff and gives news of the people there, in particular, their health. Grigsby’s Bluff was located on the Neches River in Eastern Jefferson County. Its name was changed to Port Neches in 1901.
Identification: MS 199
Quantity: 0.1 Linear Feet(1 letter)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

Nothing is known about the author.

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains a letter written by John Brown to his wife. It was written from Grigsby’s Bluff and gives news of the people there, in particular, their health. Grigsby’s Bluff was located on the Neches River in Eastern Jefferson County. Its name was changed to Port Neches in 1901.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

Stored onsite at the Woodson Research Center.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the John Brown Letter must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Brown Letter, 1862, MS 199 Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated to Fondren Library by Mrs. Halora Adams Burleson in May 1973.

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General Note

This collection is available online at: https://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/21716

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Letter

Folder
1 John Brown Letter 1862
0 Linear Feet

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