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Copy of letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to Samuel May, Sept. 10, 1857

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Title:
Copy of letter from William Lloyd Garrison, Boston, [Mass.], to Samuel May, Sept. 10, 1857
Author:
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Addressee:
May, Samuel, Jr., 1810-1899
Date:
September 10, 1857
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
May, Samuel, Jr., 1810-1899
Bradford, Claudius
National Compensation Convention (1857 : Cleveland, Ohio)
Extent:
1 leaf (1 p.) ; 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 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.4, no.188.
Notes:
Handwritten copy of letter; not William Lloyd Garrison's handwriting.
William Lloyd Garrison encloses a letter from the Rev. Claudius Bradford of Montague, apparently inviting Garrison to lecture there. Garrison enumerates the reasons why he is doubtful of accepting and asks Samuel May's advice. The Transcript newspaper "basely refuses" Garrison's reply to "Sigma."
Language:
English
Identifier:
3134837
Call #:
Ms.A.1.1 v.5, p.48
Barcode:
39999066752898
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