Autograph letter signed : Cincinnati, to Ellen Freeman, [1876].


Autograph letter signed : Cincinnati, to Ellen Freeman, [1876].

Thanking her for a package of books, and professing his belief in Darwin's theories. Noting: "I do not believe in God -- neither God of Greece nor of Rome nor any other God," but stating "I do indeed revere Woman as the creator ... I could almost worship Aphrodite arisen." Apologizing for his busy schedule, noting that he "would see you very often if it were possible." Wishing that he could travel to Philadelphia but noting that he probably cannot. Noting that he is not trying to stay away from her, and asking her to state explicitly what he should do.

1 item (2 p.) ; 21.7 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7884664

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