Slavery--Massachusetts--Boston; Petitions--Massachusetts--Boston; Slavery--United States; Slaves--United States
Undated petition signed by c.150 Boston citizens arguring against the removal of Judge [Edward Greely] Loring in 1850 from his appointment as judge for forcing Anthony Burns to return back to slavery in the South.
Dear Comrade Markham,
I am trying to take advantage of your regretted absence at our “meeting”, which lacked only your crowning presence, by working daily on new sonnets, so that, with many more delays, you will find a...
2 Holworthy Hall,
May 7, 1912
My Dear Mr. Markham:-
I am writing without shame to ask a very great favor of you. Our Socialist club at Harvard is planning to have its annual dinner on or about Tuesday, May 21, and we are very...
View from west of the construction of the new Barge Canal lock 17 on the Mohawk River in Little Falls. The old canal can be seen on the south river bank and the entrance from the lock into the new river channel. The lock has a vertical lift gate. ...
Waterfront view of the Champlain Canal in Rouses Point, New York with several canal boats surrounded by snow, including the John A. Howe Jr. canal boat. Two canal boats are iced in, while the rest are still in open water. There is a large...
Promotional Materials; Correspondence; Democratic Party (Kings County, N.Y.); Johnston, John B., 1882-1960; Matters, Jr., Thomas H.
Letter written by John B. Johnston at the request of Thomas H. Matters, Jr. asking for support but only "if you are convinced or upon fair inquiry shall become satisfied that I will make a just and efficient judge."