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Report of donations for Garrison's Mission to England from Francis Jackson, Boston, [Massachusetts], 1846 Dec[ember] 17

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Title:
Report of donations for Garrison's Mission to England from Francis Jackson, Boston, [Massachusetts], 1846 Dec[ember] 17
Description:
Francis Jackson wrote this ledger to track the donations and withdrawals of funds for William Lloyd Garrison's trip to England in 1846. The first page details withdrawals made by Garrison, including for his passage to England on the ship, Britannia. The second page summarizes the donations made "towards the Mission as published in the Liberator of the 27th of November" as amounting to $949.25, "errors excepted."
Author:
Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861
Date:
December 17, 1846
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Documents
Genre:
Financial statements
Lists
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Anti-Slavery Collection
Subjects:
Abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Social reformers--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--United States
Social reformers--United States
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861
Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831)
Extent:
1 leaf (2 p.) ; 11 x 20 cm.
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Notes:
Holograph, signed.
Title devised by cataloger.
For a list of people donating to the fund and the amount each contributed, see the Liberator of November 27, 1846 (Vol. XVI, no. 48) under the heading "Donations for Mr. Garrison's Mission to England."
Language:
English
Identifier:
5859148
Call #:
MS A.1.2 v.16, p.140
Barcode:
39999085839387