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Letter from Samuel Fessenden, Portland, [Maine], to Lydia Maria Child, Sept'r 16, 1839

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Title:
Letter from Samuel Fessenden, Portland, [Maine], to Lydia Maria Child, Sept'r 16, 1839
Description:
Samuel Fessenden contributes money toward the cost of a bust of William Lloyd Garrison. Fessenden "may not yet be able to follow him [Garrison] to all his conclusions from his non-resistant principles."
Author:
Fessenden, Samuel, 1784-1869
Addressee:
Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880
Date:
September 16, 1839
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Anti-Slavery Collection
Subjects:
Abolitionists--United States--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Antislavery movements--United States
New England Non-Resistance Society
Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880
Fessenden, Samuel, 1784-1869
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Extent:
1 leaf (3 p.) ; 9 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes:
Holograph, signed.
The delivery address is: Mrs. Lydia Maria Child, Care of Ellis Gray Loring Esqr., Boston, Mass.
Language:
English
Identifier:
4530691
Call #:
MS A.9.2 v.12, p.34
Barcode:
39999063812604