Benjamin M. Holmes to Erastus Milo Cravath

Benjamin M. Holmes

Amistad Research Center

Amistad Research Center

In this letter, Benjamin Holmes, who sang tenor as part of the original Jubilee Singers, writes to Erastus Cravath of the American Missionary Association (AMA). Holmes mentions a prospective donor for the AMA and also expresses hope that the ensemble will return to the United States by May 1874.

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  • Title: Benjamin M. Holmes to Erastus Milo Cravath
  • Creator: Benjamin M. Holmes
  • Subject Keywords: Jubilee Singers, American Missionary Association
  • Type: document
  • Rights: Physical rights are retained by the Amistad Research Center. The materials in this exhibition are being made available for personal and scholarly research use only. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws. If you are the rightful copyright holder of an item represented in this exhibition and wishes to have it removed, please submit a request to reference@amistadresearchcenter.org including proof of ownership and clear identification of the work, preferably with URL.
  • Repository: Amistad Research Center
  • Extent: 1 p.
  • Date: 1874-01-12
  • Collection: American Missionary Association Archives


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