Letter from Emily Robinson, Salem, O[hio], to Anne Warren Weston, July 22 / 55
- Letter from Emily Robinson, Salem, O[hio], to Anne Warren Weston, July 22 / 55
- Robinson, Emily
- Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890
[July 22, 1855]
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Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Women abolitionists--Massachusetts--Boston--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--United States
Women abolitionists--United States
Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890
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Emily Robinson hesitates to ask Anne Warren Weston for contributions to her anti-slavery fair, but she considers it necessary on account of the poor "pecuniary prospects of the Western Society." The subscription list of the Anti-Slavery Bugle is lower than it has been for some time. The excessive handling of merchandise sent by Anne W. Weston tends to reduce its selling price. Emily Robinson writes: "We of the West feel that our field of labor is an important one---all who come from the East tell us so even magnify it in our own eyes--- ..."
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Ms.A.9.2 v.28, p.55A