Copy of letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to William James Potter, Oct. 11, 1873
- Copy of letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to William James Potter, Oct. 11, 1873
- Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
- Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893
October 11, 1873
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--United States
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Free Religious Association (Boston, Mass.)
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893
- 1 leaf (2 p.) ; 8 1/8 x 5 in.
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- Notes (citation):
Merrill, Walter M. Letters of William Lloyd Garrison, v.6, no.96.
William Lloyd Garrison will not be able to attend the Free Religious Association convention. Garrison declares himself in favor of free thought, free inquiry, and free speech. He opposes religious intolerance, theological dogmatism, and papal and Protestant claims to infallibility.
For a rough draft of this letter by William Lloyd Garrison to William James Potter, [Oct. 11, 1873], see Call No. Ms.A.1.1 v.8, p.30B.
- Call #:
Ms.A.1.1 v.8, p.31A