Letter to the Committee of The National Freedmen's Aid Union

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Reply in nega-
- sent Dec 9, 1867


                          4 Lawn Place
                          Shepherd's Bush

Wm. Craft, Esq             Dec 5th 1867

To/The Committee of
    The National Freedmen's Aid Union


                        Being deeply
interested in the noble
work in which you are
engaged — I take the liberty
of writing to say that I
shall be glad to labour
in connection with
the Freedmen's Aid Union
if you think my services
can be usefully imployed

    I am, Gentlemen,
    Your obedient servant
                    Wm Craft

  That the Committee regret that, under
present circes, they have no op[e]n[in]g for
a from
[  ] for his services:

  Moved by Chairman
        ————      E. M.     

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Item Details

Author(s) & contributor(s): William Craft

Date(s): 5 December 1867

Place(s) of creation: 4 Lawn Place Shepherd’s Bush

Form & transmission history: Manuscript letter in author’s hand.

Object description: Off-white four-page/one-sheet letter, two blank pages; main hand in black ink with return receipt.

Repository: Bodleian Library (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Shelfmark / Identifier: MSS. Brit. Emp. S. 18, C117/148

Digital edition & date: One More Voice, 2021

Critical editing & encoding: Hope McCaffrey, Lucy McCann, Adrian S. Wisnicki

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