Letter from A. A. Pembroke, Boston, [Mass.], to William Lloyd Garrison, Sept[ember] 30th 1842
- Letter from A. A. Pembroke, Boston, [Mass.], to William Lloyd Garrison, Sept[ember] 30th 1842
A. A. Pembroke writes William Lloyd Garrison concerning a letter by William Cooper Nell published in the Liberator concerning the "proceedings of a meeting held in the Belknap street church", and offers his coorection of its "most glaring misrepresentations" concerning the debate regaring the Abiel Smith School. Pembroke harshly critiques Nell's characterizations of the evening, and criticizes proponents of closing the Smith School.
- Pembroke, A. A.
- Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
September 30, 1842
Boston Public Library
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Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
Social reformers--United States--History--19th century
African American abolitionists--History--19th century
African Americans--Education--United States--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--United States
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Social reformers--United States
African American abolitionists
Abiel Smith School
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Pembroke, A. A.
Nell, William C. (William Cooper), 1816-1874
- 1 leaf (4 p.) ; 19.3 x 24.8 cm.
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Manuscript annotated on recto, with "96" in pencil along top-right margin of page, and "Garrison MSS." stamped in blue innk beneath letterhead date/address.
Manuscript addressed on verso to "Mr. William L. Garrison, Esp / Editor of the Liberator. Boston".
Affixed to pages no. 2 & 3 of manuscript are brief newsprint clippings.
- Call #:
MS A.1.2 v.12.2, p.95