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Guide to the Benjamin Abbot Letter, Nov. 8, 1844

Collection number: MS 92

Size: 1 item (0.10 cu.ft.)

About Benjamin Abbot, 1762-1849

Headmaster of Phillips Exeter Academy (Exeter, N.H.)

About the Benjamin Abbot Letter

Three page letter written by Benjamin Abbot to his brother, the Reverend Abiel Abbot. In the letter Benjamin Abbot disagrees with his brother’s opposition to capital punishment.

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Preferred Citation

Benjamin Abbot Letter, Nov. 8, 1844, MS 92, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Purchased: Manuscript Co. of Springfield, Apr. 30, 1980 (Accession number: 7962)

One Response to “Guide to the Benjamin Abbot Letter, Nov. 8, 1844”

  1. Ben Abbot Says:

    This guy is my cousin! Plus we share the same name!

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