Sarah Sanborn letter to father, 1855

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Sarah Sanborn wrote from school in Auburn to her father, Peter Sanborn in East Readfield, seeking his advice about going home for Thanksgiving and about money.

View/Add Comments


Item has a transcription view a full transcription

About This Item

  • Title: Sarah Sanborn letter to father, 1855
  • Creator: Sarah Sanborn
  • Creation Date: 1855-11-07
  • Subject Date: 1855
  • Locations:
    • Readfield, Kennebec County, ME
    • Auburn, Androscoggin County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 362, Box 1/1
  • Collection: Sanborn family papers
  • Object Type: Text

Cross Reference Searches

Standardized Subject Headings


For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

Use of this Item is not restricted by copyright and/or related rights, but the holding organization is contractually obligated to limit use. For more information, please contact the contributing organization. However, watermarked Maine Memory Network images may be used for educational purposes.

How to cite content on this site

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please send us a message with this link.