Winthrop Handwriting Collection

A collection of correspondence and signatures by historically significant persons, including politicians, statesmen and military leaders. Included among these are Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, William Lloyd Garrison, Frederick Douglass, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Mark Twain.

Contributor(s)

  • Institution: Winthrop Public Library and Museum

Items

Signature of Abraham Lincoln
Signature of William Lloyd  Garrison
Signature of William Lloyd  Garrison
Signature of Philip Henry Sheridan
Letter written by Edward Everett, 1779
Letter written by James, Madison, 1779
Letter written by Thomas Jefferson
Letter written by Jefferson Davis, 1863
Letter written by Frederick Douglass, 1889
Letter written by Mark Twain, 1905
Letter written by William Tecumseh Sherman, 1880
Letter written by Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1880
Calling card of Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1884
Thank you letter written by Henry  Wadsworth Longfellow, 1877
Thank you letter written by Oliver Ames, 1886
Signature of Marcus Morton
Signature of John Davis
Signature of J. Brooks
Letter written by John Cowles Scofield, 1899
Letter written by Elihu Root, 1899(?)
Letter written by Nelson Appleton Miles, 1890s(?)
Letter written by Lincoln Levi, 1830(?)
Letter written by Henry Clark Corgin, 1899
Letter written by John B. Alley
Letter written by J. P. Benjamin, 1862
Letter written by John Q.A. Brackett, 1886
Letter written by A.H. Bullock, 1864
Letter written by Benjamin F. Butler, 1865
Note written by George Washington Cable, 1888
Letter written by Stephen Arnold Douglas, 1858
Letter written by William Gaston, 1888
Letter written by J. Howard, Jr.
Letter written by John D. Long, 1881
Letter written by Reverend Samuel May, 1890
Letter written by Alexander Hamilton Rice, 1885
Editorial corrections by John G. Saxe
Letter written by John Sherman, 1880
Letter written by Gerrit Smith, 1870
Note written by George Francis Train, 1862
Letter written by Artemus Ward, 1864
Letter written by Henry Wilson, 1860s(?)
Thank you letter written by Robert C. Winthrop, 1889
Letter written by Henry Cabot Lodge, 1897
Letter written by Henry Cabot Lodge, 1903
Letter written by John Greenleaf Whittier, 1876
Note written by John Greenleaf Whittier

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