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Letter from Mary Anne Estlin, Glasgow, [Scotland], to Francis Jackson Garrison, 1877 [August] 16

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Title:
Letter from Mary Anne Estlin, Glasgow, [Scotland], to Francis Jackson Garrison, 1877 [August] 16
Description:
Mary Anne Estlin writes to Francis Jackson Garrison on August 17,1877 in regards to his travels with Mr. Wicksteed. She is grieved to hear of Mr. Villard's sad illness. She writes Miss Lupton's planning for when they visit. She writes, "This Welsh life is primitive & will be quite a fresh experience to you--perhaps it will remind you of the New England country homes." A second letter written a day before, August 16, is written from Eliza Wigham to E[lizabeth] P[ease] Nichol regarding William Smeal's passing and funeral.
Author:
Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902
Addressee:
Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916
Date:
[August 16, 1877]
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Anti-Slavery Collection
Subjects:
Abolitionists--England--19th century--Correspondence
Abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--Great Britain--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--Great Britain
Antislavery movements--United States
Estlin, Mary Anne, 1820-1902
Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916
Smeal, William, 1793-1877
Lupton, Harriet
Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897
Wigham, Eliza
Villard, Henry, 1835-1900
Wicksteed, Charles, 1810-1885
Places:
United Kingdom
England
Extent:
2 leaves (6 p.) ; 18 cm.
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Notes:
Holograph, signed.
Title devised by cataloger.
There are two sheets with two distinct handwritings. One is written in Myrtle Park, Glasgow and on the top right side says "To E.P. Nichol" and has a signature of Eliza Wigham while the other is written a day later, August 17th, from St. Asaph by Mary Anne Estlin to Francis Jackson Garrison.
Language:
English
Identifier:
5123995
Call #:
MS A.1.2 v.39, p.125
Barcode:
39999085504692