In Her Own Right

Nathaniel B. Fisk letter to Martha Schofield

Image A00182940 1 lg
Date created 1871-07-24
Creators Fisk, N. B. (Nathaniel Benjamin), 1848-
Description Nathaniel Fisk met Martha Schofield in 1865 while both were doing aid work for freedmen in South Carolina. Fisk went on to graduate from Harvard Seminary and become a reverend. Tells Schofield what he and his brother Miner H. A. Evans have been doing in the past year. Briefly describes their graduation from Harvard; tells Schofield about his and Evans's new churches and congregations; invites her to visit them in Boston. Briefly reminisces on their time on Wadmalaw Island and mentions an unpleasant incident with General Beacher.
Size 6 pages
Type text
Subjects Harvard Divinity School | Clergy | Evans, Miner H. A., 1843-
Geographical location Westford (Mass.)
Language English
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Contributing institution Friends Historical Library: Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Martha Schofield Papers, SFHL-RG5-134, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00182940. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see