Date: Apr. 01 1840 |
Essay titled "An Incident"; signed Leander and dated April 1, 1840. The essay discusses the premature death of a girl named Sarah who was a childhood friend of the writer. Thomas Sparrow was attending Princeton University at this time. From the papers of Thomas Sparrow (1819-1884), a lawyer from Washington, N.C. who fought in the Civil War and later represented Beaufort County in the North Carolina General Assembly. more...