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Letter from Yerrinton regarding printing report of the reunion and letters

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Dear Sir,

I leave this introduction and the Report of the Reunion, and letters. On reading Churchill + Carnes, I think it hardly worth while to print theirs.

Please say to printers, that the order of the letters is of no consequence, after the…

Letter from Charles W. Slack to Mr. Greene regarding additional invitations

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United States Internal Revenue, Collector’s Office, 3d District, Mass.                                                                                     Boston, Saturday Dear Mr. Greene: I don’t want to…

Letter from Edward. L. Pierce to Samuel Downer regarding a meeting with Downer and Francis W. Bird

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Saturday
10 Aug
82 Devonshire

Dear Mr Downer,

On Wednesday morning at eleven I begin a long argument at State House on Bridgewater …[illegible]….
I will meet you at ten at your office and will invite Bird. I…

Letter from John W. Wetherell regarding the spelling of Warrenton's name

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Dear Sir: On page 32, there is a reference to W. S. Robinson, and he is called “Warrenton.” It should be, I think, “War-rington,” as in Drew’s[?] poems, but I have no means at hand to verify it. Will you look it up?  The printers will…

Letter from Charles W. Slack listing Willard Sears and Jonas Fitch as former members of the Free Soil Party

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United States Internal Revenue Collector's Office ...............District , Massachusetts                                                                       ...................................................,…

Letter from Charles W. Slack regarding Thomas L. Harman and Horace Augustus Lothrop

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United States Internal Revenue, Dep’y Collector’s Office, …………………… District, Massachusetts, ……………………………………………….., 187  H. Augustus Lothrop of Sharon, Mass., is the full name. Thomas L. Harman,…

Letter from George H. Emerson to Samuel Downer regarding mention of the Free Soil Party in the "Universalist"

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Universalist Publishing House. PUBLISHERS AND BOOKSELLERS, 37 CORNHILL. CHARLES CAVERLY, AGENT. OFFICE OF “The Universalist,”               “The Myrtle,”        “Universalist Quarterly,” “Sunday School Helper,”…

Postcard from Francis W. Bird to Samuel Downer regarding rewording of the invitation to the Free Soil Party Reunion

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It would be well to insert, after morning time of boat To Landing, Return at 4, 5.20 + 6.45.                                                 Bird  If you cannot accept please return this in mail

Invitation to the “Reunion of the Free Soilers of 1848” from Samuel Downer

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Boston, July 19, 1877  Dear Sir, I respectfully invite you to attend a Reunion of the Free Soilers of 1848, at Melville Gardens, on Thursday, the Ninth day of August. The boat will leave Rowe’s Wharf at 10.30 and 12.15.  Return at 4.00, 5.20, and…

Letter from Albert G. Browne to Samuel Downer accepting his invitation to the reunion

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Checkd                                 Salem July 23, 1877 Samuel Downer Esq My Dear Sir, Your Circular of the 19th inst. inviting me “to attend a reunion of the Free Soilers of 1848.” is before me. (DV) I will be…