Copy of letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to Thomas Bradford Drew, April 25, 1861
- Copy of letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to Thomas Bradford Drew, April 25, 1861
- Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
- Drew, Thomas Bradford, 1834-1898
April 25, 1861
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
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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
Drew, Thomas Bradford, 1834-1898
- 1 leaf (2 p.) ; 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in.
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Handwritten copy of letter; not William Lloyd Garrison's handwriting. Whereabouts of original manuscript unknown.
William Lloyd Garrison gratefully accknowledges and thanks Thomas Bradford Drew for the gift of numerous bouquets of mayflowers. Garrison writes about the Civil War: "All my sympathies and wishes are with the government, because it is entirely in the right, and acting strictly in self-defence and for self-preservation. This I can say without any compromise of my peace principles."
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Ms.A.1.1 v.6, p.7