Sanborn, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1831-1917
F. B. Sanborn (1831-1917), American journalist, author, and reformer.
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
The records include organizational papers, minutes, correspondence, financial records, and committee files which document the founding of the American Social Science Association in 1865 and its functioning over the next twenty-five years. The records highlight the work of Franklin Benjamin Sanborn as secretary of the association. The records also include files of the Conference of Charities and Corrections which met with the American Social Science Association.
Biographical essay, holograph, incomplete.
The papers include correspondence, legal documents, petitions, pamphlets, and printed material of Samuel Bowles, journalist and political activist. As editor of the influential Springfield Republican, Bowles was a prominent national voice on many public issues during the mid-nineteenth century and included in the papers is correspondence from a number of national political and business figures.
ALS to "My dear Friend," referring to Amos Bronson Alcott and to letters of Henry David Thoreau which belong to the recipient and are in Sanborn's possession.
The letter is written on blank pages adjacent to a printed advertisment for the "Concord School of Philosophy, Fifth Session, July and August, 1883."
ALS concerning the health of a mutual friend. With printed reproduction of a portrait photograph of Sanborn.
ALS concerning submission of articles on Ralph Waldo Emerson, William Ellery Channing, and William Henry Channing. Letter written on blank pages of printed circular from the American Social Science Association.
Letter : Office of the Board of State Charities, State House, Boston, to an unidentified recipient, 1875 Dec 29
ALS to "My dear Sir" providing his autograph.