• Letter to] Beloved friend May [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison regrets Samuel Joseph May's sudden departure. Garrison discusses plans to visit Samuel J. May in Syracuse and gives his itinerary

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  • Letter to] Dear Johnson [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, recipient

    Holograph, signed with initials William Lloyd Garrison thanks Oliver Johnson for the card photograph. Garrison will attend Oliver Johnson's "next 'Progressive' [Friends] meeting at Longwood." Gerrit S…

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  • Extract of letter to Jacob Horton] [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Horton, Jacob, ca. 1797-1876. recipient

    Copy of letter, in the hand of another person William Lloyd Garrison regrets that circumstances prevented him from seeing Jacob Horton more often. Garrison was pleased by the reception recently accord…

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  • Wm. Lloyd Garrison to his Wife and Children greeting [manuscript]

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison wrote this letter on his 56th birthday, in response to the letter and gift given to him by his wife and children on this occasion. (See the letter by Helen Eli…

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  • Letter to] My dear Mr. Parker [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Parker, Thomas, 1810-1860, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison returns the volume of the writings of James Nayler. William L. Garrison thanks Theodore Parker for the gift of the five volumes of the "Dictionary of Greek and…

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  • Copy of letter to] Dear Mr. May [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, recipient

    Handwritten copy of letter; not William Lloyd Garrison's handwriting William Lloyd Garrison was well satisfied with his trip to Baltimore and Washington. He hoped in vain that Wendell Phillips would c…

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  • Letter to] Dear Wife [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, recipient

    Holograph, signed with initials Letter written in pencil Dr. Joseph Dow has changed the treatment of William Lloyd Garrison's sore arm. Harvey Chase called on Garrison. Garrison had tea with D.A. Tayl…

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  • Letter to] Dear Wife [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, recipient

    Holograph, signed The morning meeting was held in the immense hall. The speakers were Thomas W. Higginson, Parker Pillsbury, Robert Purvis, and Wendell Phillips. There was an even greater enthusiasm a…

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  • Letter to] My dear Mc Kim [sic] [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison is gratified by the invitation to attend the anniversary meeting of the Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society on the 24th of October. He suggests sending Wendell P…

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  • Letter to] My dear Johnson [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, recipient

    Holograph, signed General Sam Houston lectured on slavery, defending it as a necessity, and furnishing William Lloyd Garrison with some "nuts to crack" in his lecture at the Tabernacle in New York on…

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  • Letter to] My dear McKim [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison discusses plans for the third decade meeting (of the American Anti-Slavery Society). He gives the names of those who will probably give addresses. Garrison com…

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  • Letter to] Dear Johnson [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison expresses his thanks to the photographer and to Oliver Johnson for the negative sent to him; he prefers this new photograph and hopes it will be for sale in Ne…

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  • Letter to] Dear Wife [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, recipient

    Holograph, signed They were joined on they way by Mr. Samuel May, Jr., and the Covenanter, Nathan Robinson Johnston. William Lloyd Garrison was taken to the home of Benjamin W. Dyer, an anti-slavery f…

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  • Letter to] Dear Johnson [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison encloses a letter from J. Miller M'Kim suggesting that James M. W. Yerrinton make a special report of the proceedings of the third decade meeting (of the Ameri…

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  • Letter to] Dear Wife [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Helen Eliza, 1811-1876, recipient

    Holograph, signed with initials The Progressive Friends' meetings ended on June 10 after six days of ninety degree temperatures. George Thompson was too sick to take part in the proceedings. Thompson…

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  • Letter to] Dear Friend Garrison [manuscript

    Sargent, John T. (John Turner), 1808-1877, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient

    Holograph, signed On page one of this manuscript, there is letter by John T. Sargent to William Lloyd Garrison. J. P. Blanchard has asked John T. Sargent to give William Lloyd Garrison a pamphlet On p…

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  • Letter to] Dear Johnson [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison refers to the updates contained in Oliver Johnson's letters regarding the "prospects of a disturbance at our approaching anniversary" and that Mr. Kennedy, the…

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  • Letter to] My Dear Friend [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison cannot go to Syracuse until Monday because of an engagement in Cortland, Pa. Garrison has no particular desire to give an anti-slavery lecture in Syracuse beca…

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  • Letter to] Dear Johnson [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889, recipient

    Holograph, signed Owing to the rise in the price of paper, the Executive Committee of the American Anti-Slavery Society decided to raise the subscription price of the National Anti-Slavery Standard. T…

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  • Letter to] My dear Wendell [manuscript

    Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Garrison, Wendell Phillips, 1840-1907, recipient

    Holograph, signed William Lloyd Garrison sends four sonnets for the Nation. If they are not accepted, they should be passed on to the Independent. Garrison had another bad fall, injuring the same arm…

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