An autograph note signed by American abolitionist and author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Stowe, a Connecticut teacher and abolitionist, wrote thirty books including her 1852 novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin, invigorating the anti-slavery movement in the United States. She hand-wrote this religious sentiment, signing it at the bottom “Harriet Beecher Stowe, Hartford [Connecticut] Oct. 3, 1876.” The piece is presented in a navy blue mat, under glass in a black frame with a gold-toned border, and sawtooth hanger and typewritten explanatory text to the verso. Hartford, October 3, 1876. ANS 1 page. The piece is accompanied by a Letter of Authenticity from James Spence Authentication.
Provenance: ex Paul C. Richards Autographs
- paper is yellowed and faded due to age; minor markings to frame.
- measures frame.