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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
This handwritten letter, dated January 15, 1878, is written from Henry Ward Beecher to Mr. Halliday in reply to a letter from Halliday wherein Halliday accused Beecher of forgetfulness. In this letter, Beecher defends himself and states that he has forgiven Halliday for the accusation. The letter goes on to speak of someone they had discussed "taking on".
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Letter, Henry Ward Beecher to Mr. Halliday, January 15, 1878, Original Manuscript Collection, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.