Guide to the Benjamin Abbot Letter, Nov. 8, 1844
Collection number: MS 92
About Benjamin Abbot, 1762-1849
Abbot was the second Headmaster of Phillips Exeter Academy (Exeter, N.H.) A biography can be found here.
About the Benjamin Abbot Letter (1844)
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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Benjamin Abbot Letter, Nov. 8, 1844, MS 92, Milne Special
Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
Purchased: Manuscript Co. of Springfield, Apr. 30, 1980 (Accession number: 7962)