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Letter regarding the "Haunted house" in Wilmington, Delaware, which Hazard had mentioned to the Seybert Commission. Mentions Hazard's friendship with Henry Seybert. Includes account of John Ladd, a Newport carpenter-turned-"Spiritual Medium" who was summoned to Chicago to treat two "Invalids" and would be paid $2,000 for his services.
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Spiritualism, Seybert Commission, Mediums, 19th century
Hazard, Joseph Peace, "Letter to Luther Colby, 1890-11-11" (1890). Joseph Peace Hazard Papers. 33.