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Object ID RG0744.AM
Collection RG0744 Booth, Henry
Object Name Letter
Extent of Description 1 item
Title Henry Booth letter
Dates of Creation 03/17/1854
Level of description Fonds/Coll
Scope & Content The collection consists of one letter dated March 17, 1854, written by Henry Booth, who was from Towanda, Pennsylvania, to his unnamed brother. Henry Booth gives a first-hand account of his attendance at a meeting in New York City on the Kansas-Nebraska Bill. John A. King and William Curtis Noyes are mentioned as having spoken at the meeting. Both King and Noyes were active New York politicians.
Creator Booth, Henry
Subjects Politics & government
People Booth, Henry
King, John Alsop
Noyes, William Curtis
Search Terms Kansas-Nebraska Act