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Walrath, J. I. (fl. 1843) to N. R. Chapman

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06593.01 Author/Creator: Walrath, J. I. (fl. 1843) Place Written: Clockville, New York Type: Letter signed Date: 29 December 1843 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 14.4 x 20.1 cm.

Summary of Content: Walrath and P. Briggs agree with Chapman's position, and will attend an event or meeting to which they were invited "if providence permitts." Signed "Yours in Christ for the slave..."

Background Information: According to ancestral records, a John I. Walrath (1789-1865) lived in Madison County, New York.

People: Walrath, J. I., fl. 1843
Briggs, P., fl. 1843
Chapmna, N. R., fl. 1843

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: African American HistoryAbolitionSlaveryReform MovementReligionChristianity

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