Letter from Lydia Dodge Parker, to William Lloyd Garrison, July 19th 
Lydia Parker sends to William Lloyd Garrison a photograph of her late husband, Theodore Parker, along with his "velvet cap", which she states she believed Garrison would favor despite the "sad memories" that will undoubtedly accompany it.
Title devised by cataloger.
Manuscript annotated on recto, with "To W.L. Garrison" in black ink on top-left margin of page, and "86" in pencil above Parker's salutation to Garrison.
Accompanying envelope annotated on recto, with the following in pencil: "Mrs. Lydia D. Parker July 19, 1861 (?) Presenting Theo. Parker's velvet cap to W. L. G."