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Lysander Spooner papers, 1836-1886
[Manuscript copy of a letter from Wendell Phillips, Francis Jackson, and Lysander Spooner to Charles D. Cleveland]
Spooner, Lysander, 1808-1887Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861Drayton, Daniel, 1802-1857Cleveland, Charles Dexter, 1802-1869Hildreth, Richard, 1807-1865Commonwealth
Mss Collection - Lysander Spooner papers
Manuscript copy in Lysander Spooner's hand of a four-page letter dated February 11, 1854, from Lysander Spooner, Wendell Phillips, and Francis Jackson to Charles D. Cleveland, responding to a letter that Cleveland had sent to the Commonwealth to be published. In it, they suggest that Cleveland had written the letter to dissuade others from donating money to support the cause of Captain Daniel Drayton. At end, an additional note by Richard Hildreth agreeing with the sentiments of Spooner, et al.
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