John Augusta to William Still, October 18, 1857

    Source citation
    William Still, The Underground Rail Road (Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1872), 110.
    Author (from)
    Augusta, John
    Date Certainty
    Sayo Ayodele
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    NORRISTOWN Oct 18th 1857 2 o'clock P M

    DEAR SIR:--There is Six men and women and Five children making Eleven Persons. If you are willing to Receve them write to me imediately and I will bring them to your To morrow Evening I would not. Have wrote this But the Times are so much worse Financialy that I thought It best to hear From you Before I Brought such a Crowd Down Pleas Answer this and Oblige JOHN AUGUSTA.

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