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Letter from George Thompson, London, [England], to Henry Clarke Wright, 1846 July 15

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Title:
Letter from George Thompson, London, [England], to Henry Clarke Wright, 1846 July 15
Description:
George Thompson writes to Henry Clarke Wright in regards to sending Mr. Douglass a letter while he is in Liverpool. He says that he is hard at work on Indian matters and does not "lose sightings" of the Free Church. He wishes Douglass had kept "at them constantly." He has letters from Garrison regarding him traveling to England. He asks that Wright meet him to escort him to London.
Author:
Thompson, George, 1804-1878
Addressee:
Wright, Henry Clarke, 1797-1870
Date:
July 15, 1846
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Anti-Slavery Collection
Subjects:
Abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
Abolitionists--England--19th century--Correspondence
Abolitionists--Great Britain--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--Great Britain--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--Religious aspects--Christianity--India--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--Publishing--United States--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--Religious aspects--Christianity--United States--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--Meetings--Great Britain--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--Newspapers--United States--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists
Antislavery movements--Great Britain
Antislavery movements
Christianity
Antislavery movements--United States
Publishers and publishing
Meetings
India--Politics and government--19th century
Thompson, George, 1804-1878
Wright, Henry Clarke, 1797-1870
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Places:
United Kingdom
England
India
Extent:
1 leaf (4 p.) ; 19 cm.
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Notes:
Holograph, signed.
Title devised by cataloger.
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) manuscript contains purple postmarked stamp "Garrison Mss."
Language:
English
Identifier:
5708026
Call #:
MS A.1.2 v/16, p.69
Barcode:
39999086046156