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[Invitation to attend the North-Western Liberty Convention, an anti-slavery rally to be held in Chicago on June 24, 1846].

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Names: Dyer, Charles V., | Wedgeworth, Robert E.
Published: [Chicago : s.n., 1846]
Topics: Abolitionists - Illinois - History - 19th century. | Antislavery movements - Illinois - History - 19th century. | Slavery - United States - History - 19th century.
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Physical Description: 1 leaf ([1] p.) ; 25 cm.
Notes: Invitation, addressed "Dear Sir", and dated May 15, 1846 in Chicago, containing a request by Dr. Charles V. Dyer of Chicago, and eleven other Illinois abolitionists, including Zebina Eastman and Daniel Davidson, co-publishers of the abolitionist paper, Western citizen, published in Chicago between 1845-1849; Ichabod Codding of Chicago, Owen Lovejoy of Princeton, William H. Taylor, Luther Rossiter, William Thirds, William H. Kennicott, Seth P. Warner, J.V. Smith, and John M. Wilson to attend an anti-slavery convention in Chicago on June 24, 1846.
Printed in italic type on light blue paper, creased by folding; printed signatures in capitals.
Ms. filing information on verso: "Charles V. Dyer & als. May 15, 1846. Invitation to speak at Chicago."
In envelope.
Purchased with the assistance of Robert E. Wedgeworth.
Forms part of the Rudy Lamont Ruggles Collection at the Newberry Library.
Subject: North-Western Liberty Convention (1846 : Chicago, Ill.)
Other Names: Dyer, Charles V., fl. 1842-1852.
Wedgeworth, Robert E.
Rudy Lamont Ruggles Collection (Newberry Library) ICN

More Details for: [Invitation to attend the North-Western