Letter from Anne Warren Weston to Ellis Gray Loring, [1853?]
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Holograph, signed. This letter is a reply to Ellis Gray Loring's letter of Sept. 9, 1853; see Call No. Ms.A.9.2 v.27, p.63. Anne Warren Weston writes: "It is not my wish that Mr. Thompson should come to this country to preach Disunion. I wished him to give old fashioned A. S. [Anti-Slavery] Lectures suited to wake up the people..." She argues that there is always hostility to the abolitionists no matter whether they belong to the disunion or Gerrit Smith faction. She believes that George Thompson can stir things up. Includes envelope, with the delivery address: "Ellis Gray Loring Esq, Boston, Mass.
|Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890|
|Boston Public Library|
|Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century|
Women abolitionists--Massachusetts--Boston--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--United States
Women abolitionists--United States
Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890
Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858
Thompson, George, 1804-1878
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