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Charles W. Slack autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 18 November 1859

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Item Information

Title:
Charles W. Slack autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 18 November 1859
Description:
Asks him to speak at the meeting [for the relief of John Brown's family]. With this is a printed ticket of admission for the meeting, November 19, 1859.
Author:
Slack, Charles W. (Charles Wesley), 1825-1885
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Name on Item:
Chas. W. Slack
Date:
November 18, 1859
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Ephemera
Genre:
Tickets
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS E.5.1, pt. 1, p. 51-116 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
John Brown: Correspondence relating to John Brown and the raid on Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
Subjects:
Abolitionists--United States
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--History--John Brown's Raid, 1859
Brown, John, 1800-1859
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 sheet (1 p.) + 1 card
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Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1904.
Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS E.5.1, pt. 1, p. 107
Barcode:
39999085841318