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Letter from William Still, Philadelphia, [Pa.], to William Lloyd Garrison, May 16th, 1870

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Title:
Letter from William Still, Philadelphia, [Pa.], to William Lloyd Garrison, May 16th, 1870
Description:
Still writes to Garrison announcing his intention to compose a book containing "reminisences of the Underground Rail Road" he has collected from personal testimony of those who escaped along the Underground Rail Road, and requests that Garrison be so kind to provide a foreward for this compilation.
Author:
Still, William, 1821-1902
Addressee:
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Date:
May 16, 1870
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Anti-Slavery Collection
Subjects:
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
African-American abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
Underground Rail Road
Antislavery movements--United States
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists--United States
Underground Railroad
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Still, William, 1821-1902
Extent:
1 leaf (2 p.) ; 20 x 26.5 cm.
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Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Holograph, signed.
Language:
English
Identifier:
3889632
Call #:
MS A.1.2 v.36, p.120B
Barcode:
39999063872681