Letter from Charles Sumner to Elizabeth Mountfort, July 10, 1850

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Anti-slavery advocate Charles Sumner wrote to Elizabeth Mountfort, corresponding secretary of the Portland Anti-Slavery Society, to decline the group's invitation to speak in Portland.

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  • Title: Letter from Charles Sumner to Elizabeth Mountfort, July 10, 1850
  • Creator: Charles Sumner
  • Creation Date: 1850-07-10
  • Subject Date: 1850-07-10
  • Locations:
    • Portland, Cumberland County, ME
    • Boston, Suffolk County, MA
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 14, Box 1/3
  • Collection: Portland Anti-Slavery Society records
  • Object Type: Text

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