• Creator
  • Oakes, Ziba B., 1806-1871
  • Created Date
  • 1855-01-23
  • Description
  • Asks assistance in getting Primus out of workhouse for Thomas J. Kelly, secretary of Duck River Slack Water Navigation Co. Title supplied by cataloger. Date from item. The Ziba B. Oakes papers were found in a slave pen in Charleston, South Carolina, on February 20, 1865 by James Redpath. In April 1865, Redpath presented them to William Lloyd Garrison. The collection was donated to the Boston Public Library on November 11, 1891 by Francis Gardn... more
    Asks assistance in getting Primus out of workhouse for Thomas J. Kelly, secretary of Duck River Slack Water Navigation Co. Title supplied by cataloger. Date from item. The Ziba B. Oakes papers were found in a slave pen in Charleston, South Carolina, on February 20, 1865 by James Redpath. In April 1865, Redpath presented them to William Lloyd Garrison. The collection was donated to the Boston Public Library on November 11, 1891 by Francis Gardner Garrison. less
  • Format
  • Manuscripts
    Correspondence
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.