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Incomplete letter to Deborah Weston, July 22nd / '57

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Item Information

Title:
Incomplete letter to Deborah Weston, July 22nd / '57
Addressee:
Weston, Deborah, b. 1814
Date:
July 22, 1857
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Manuscripts
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Anti-Slavery Collection
Subjects:
Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Women abolitionists--Massachusetts--Boston--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--United States
Women abolitionists--United States
Weston, Deborah, b. 1814
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 leaf (4 p.) ; 8 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes:
Holograph.
The writer of this letter expects to leave tomorrow and will be at Chauncy Place on Friday. The writer describes the beautiful scenery of his/her present abode. In human affairs, "Liberty & equality reign." Describes a visit to some New York acquaintances who have a baronial castle on Elm Lake, built 50 years ago by a German nobleman.
The last page/s of this letter is missing. Lacks a signature and the author of this letter is unknown.
Language:
English
Identifier:
2799246
Call #:
Ms.A.9.2 v.29, p.16
Barcode:
39999063098337
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