Letter from Caleb Stetson, Medford, [Mass.], to Samuel May, July, 1845
- Letter from Caleb Stetson, Medford, [Mass.], to Samuel May, July, 1845
The form letter is entitled, "A Protest Against American Slavery by Unitarian Ministers," from 11 representatives for the American Unitarian clergy, including Stetson, Samuel May, Jr., and Samuel Joseph May. The document requests the support and signatures of other Unitarian ministers against slavery. The accompanying letter of transmittal is written to Samuel May, Jr. on the third page and deals with the cost of printing and the means of circulation.
- Stetson, Caleb, 1793-1870
- May, Samuel, Jr., 1810-1899
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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
May, Samuel, Jr., 1810-1899
Stetson, Caleb, 1793-1870
- 1 leaf (4 p.) ; 8 x 10 in.
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Holograph, signed, written on typescript form letter.
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MS B.1.6 v.1, p.68