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Letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Brooklyn, [Conn.], to George William Benson, Aug. 29, 1835

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Title:
Letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Brooklyn, [Conn.], to George William Benson, Aug. 29, 1835
Author:
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Addressee:
Benson, George William, 1808-1879
Date:
August 29, 1835
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
Antislavery movements--United States
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Benson, George William, 1808-1879
Burges, Tristam, 1770-1853
Sprague, Peleg, 1793-1880
Extent:
1 leaf (2 p.) ; 8 x 5 in.
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (citation):
Merrill, Walter M. Letters of William Lloyd Garrison, v.1, no.203.
Notes:
Holograph, signed.
William Lloyd Garrison asks George William Benson to send the accompanying bundle to the Liberator. The bundle contains a harsh review of (Peleg) Sprague's speech. Garrison is glad that Tristam Burges lost the election; his speech was abominable.
Language:
English
Identifier:
3134456
Call #:
Ms.A.1.1 v.1, p.66
Barcode:
39999066747443
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