The Resource [Letter to] Dear Brother Phelps

[Letter to] Dear Brother Phelps

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[Letter to] Dear Brother Phelps
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[Letter to] Dear Brother Phelps
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eng
Summary
George Jeffrey Tillotson writes to Amos A. Phelps about the uncomfortable weather in Brooklyn, claiming "the heat is particularly oppressive." He then asks Phelps "How do you succeed in t[he] city of renown" and if "t[he] city folks recieve cordially & immediately your full blooded Taylorism?" Tillotson describes Brooklyn as "flourishing" and tells Phelps more news about their college friends. He also discusses his vows of celibacy with Phelps
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Amos A. Phelps Correspondence (1821-1847) (Boston Public Library)
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1805-1888
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Tillotson, George Jeffrey
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no index present
Literary form
letters
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dictionaries
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1805-1847
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Phelps, Amos A.
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  • Phelps, Amos A.
  • Tillotson, George Jeffrey
  • Abolitionists
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[Letter to] Dear Brother Phelps
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  • Holograph, signed
  • Title devised by cataloger
  • On verso, the delivery address is "Rev. Amos A. Phelps, Taunton, Mass." It was postmarked with a circular stamp that reads "Brooklyn Conn. June 16."
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) manuscript composed in black ink on white paper. Above the salutation, the number "13" is written in pencil. On the third page, towards the fore edge there is a red seal that is partly covered with some paper. On the last page, towards the spine edge there is small circular hole about .5 cm in diameter
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1 online resource (1 leaf (4 pages))
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online
Specific material designation
remote
Label
[Letter to] Dear Brother Phelps
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Production
Note
  • Holograph, signed
  • Title devised by cataloger
  • On verso, the delivery address is "Rev. Amos A. Phelps, Taunton, Mass." It was postmarked with a circular stamp that reads "Brooklyn Conn. June 16."
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) manuscript composed in black ink on white paper. Above the salutation, the number "13" is written in pencil. On the third page, towards the fore edge there is a red seal that is partly covered with some paper. On the last page, towards the spine edge there is small circular hole about .5 cm in diameter
Extent
1 online resource (1 leaf (4 pages))
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote

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