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Letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to George William Benson, Sept. 17, 1840

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Title:
Letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to George William Benson, Sept. 17, 1840
Author:
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Addressee:
Benson, George William, 1808-1879
Date:
September 17, 1840
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
New England Non-Resistance Society
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Benson, George William, 1808-1879
Garrison, James Holley, 1801-1842
Extent:
1 leaf (3 p.) ; 9 3/4 x 7 7/8 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.2, no.220.
Notes:
Holograph, signed.
William Lloyd Garrison urges George William Benson to attend the nonresistance meeting. He recommends that brother James Holley Garrison remain in Brooklyn, away from city temptations.
Language:
English
Identifier:
3134614
Call #:
Ms.A.1.1 v.3, p.64
Barcode:
39999066748821
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