Harriet Martineau to Reeve

Scope and Content

No place. Three sheets. Poor health; Maria Martineau and Miss Napier; Lady Bunbury's death. Maria's visit to London; Sir GC Lewis's death; telegram from F. Nightingale; War Office politics; American Civil War affairs; 'Edinburgh Review' matters; Census Reports; writing her 'Historiette' and 'Daily News' articles; family news; Hawthorne; Mr Aspinwall.