Thomas Garrett to William Still, December 26, 1855

Source citation
William Still, The Underground Rail Road (Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1872), 638.
Type
Letter
Date Certainty
Exact
Transcriber
Zak Rosenberg
Transcription date

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WILMINGTON, 12th mo. 26th, 1835.

ESTEEMED FRIEND, WM. STILL: - The bearer of this, George Wilmer, is a slave, whose residence is in Maryland. He is a true man, and a forwarder of slaves. Has passed some twenty-five within four months. He is desirous of finding some of his relations, Wm. Mann and Thomas Carmichael, they passed here about a month since. If thee can give him any information where they can be found thee will much oblige him, and run no risk of their safety in so doing. I remain, as ever, thy sincere friend, THOS. GARRETT.

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