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Letter from Oliver Johnson, New York, to Samuel May, 30 June, 1864

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Title:
Letter from Oliver Johnson, New York, to Samuel May, 30 June, 1864
Description:
Johnson discusses the adherence of Wendell Phillips to the John Charles Frémont party and sends May a copy of his letter to Phillips. Johnson mentions a newspaper controversy between Phillips and Theodore Tilton.
Author:
Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889
Addressee:
May, Samuel, Jr., 1810-1899
Date:
June 30, 1864
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
Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889
May, Samuel, Jr., 1810-1899
Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884
Extent:
1 leaf (3 p.) ; 5 1/4 x 8 in. + 1 envelope
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Notes:
Envelope includes two original postage stamps.
Holograph, signed.
May's writing on the envelope reads, "Has W. P. replied?"
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Identifier:
4529872
Call #:
MS B.1.6 v.10, p.7
Barcode:
39999063862088