- Four-page letter from Gerrit Smith of Peterboro [New York] to Lysander Spooner in Athol, Massachusetts, dated April 27, 1847, responding to Spooner's request for funds to support him during a visit to Boston as he writes his newest book. Includes list of names from whom Smith has collected funds, including S. E. Sewall, E. G. Loring, and H. B. Stanton.
- Ship manifest of "negroes, mulattoes, and persons of color taken on" the Schooner Caribbean of Bremen, Maine, from the port of Alexandria to Charleston, South Carolina. Includes names of ship's Master Hatec L. Allen, shipper John B. Rountree of Edgefield South Carolina, collector Edward Green and one slave, Rachel Reivs (?).
- Manuscript draft of a four-page letter from Lysander Spooner in Boston [Massachusetts], dated March 12, 1856, to "Gerrit Smith, Lewis Tappan, William Goodell and others" dated March 12, 1856, explaining the reasons that Spooner has not joined the Liberty Party. At end, an additional note addressed to Gerrit Smith, requesting that he read the letter and then foward on to Goodell if he thinks it proper.