Letter from Anne Warren Weston, New Bedford, [Mass.], to Deborah Weston, Nov. 5, 1842. Saturday night
- Letter from Anne Warren Weston, New Bedford, [Mass.], to Deborah Weston, Nov. 5, 1842. Saturday night
- Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890
- Weston, Deborah, b. 1814
November 5, 1842
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Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Women abolitionists--Massachusetts--Boston--19th century--Correspondence
Congresses and conventions
Antislavery movements--United States
Women abolitionists--United States
Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890
Weston, Deborah, b. 1814
Beane, Mr. & Mrs., of New Bedford, Mass.
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
Remond, Charles Lenox, 1810-1873
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Anne Warren Weston says that a "capital meeting" was held in the Universalist house, with Frederick Douglass, Charles L. Remond, and Cyrus Pitt Grosvenor speaking. Anne spent the morning with Mrs. Grace Emerson, and called in the afternoon on Susan Taber, who she liked very much. "Their love for you knows no bounds." There was talk about work for the fair, and things that will be sent to Boston. Anne was delighted with I. Shaw. On Sunday, good anti-slavery meetings were held in the Town Hall all day. In the evening, "there has been a glorious meeting. Douglas[s] and Remond never did better." She comments on Mr. and Mrs. Beane in relation to abolition.
On verso, the delivery address is: "Miss Caroline Weston, 39 Summer St., Boston." Written below the address, is: "Mr. Beane."
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Ms.A.9.2 v.17, p.104