Two-page letter sent from New York City by Gerrit Smith to Angelina and Sarah Grimke of Philadelphia to give his regrets for not being able to visit or attend the wedding of Angelina Grimke and Theodore Dwight Weld, due to his poor health.
Bliss, William Dwight Porter, 1856-1926, The encyclopedia of social reform
Roslindale, April 9,/95
In reply to your card, I beg to state that the names and addresses of those now most active in Social reform will be contained in the Encyclopedia.
Very truly yours,
W.D.P. Bliss, Ed.
Oct 11 1911
My Dear Mr. Markham,
Thank you for your $5.00 secured for the C.S.F. I had expected to write you before this about a meeting to unite the C.S. Forces in this city, but it hangs free[?]. We have looked carefully and can’t find the...
Two-page letter from Gerrit Smith of Peterboro [New York] to Theodore D. Weld of New York City regarding correspondence with Mr. Caldwell and Ezekiel Birdseye as well as a humorous anecdote about a young travel companion named Florence.
I send at last the copy of The Dawn you ordered. I beg your pardon for the delay. Your favor got mislaid. Rev. J. H. Jones North Abington Mass. will give you more information on that subject if you write him.
Two-page letter from Gerrit Smith of Peterboro [New York] to Theodore D. Weld of New York City regarding Bundet [?] Washington, 'a colored brother from the City of Washington,' who hopes for acquaintance with Weld. Includes notes on Smith's health.
A meeting is hereby called for 4 P.M. Monday, April 1st, at Room 80 Bible House, to organize a New York Branch of the Christian Socialist Fellowship. A plan has been developed for carrying our message to the New York Churches, but it is necessary...
Feb 25 1902
My Dear Mr Markham,
Very reluctantly I return you the poem which I asked you for and which you kindly sent me. The multitude of which I am paid editor is owned by a Mr. Vrooman and he is making it so sensational and in my opinion,...