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A letter from H.B. Stanton to Lewis Tappan and Joshua Leavitt suggesting Mr. Fletcher as a prospective lawyer to assist the Amistad Captives. The letter mentions Robert Rantoul Jr. writing to President Martin Van Buren regarding the captives.
Letter from H.B. Stanton to Lewis Tappan and Joshua Leavitt
Stanton, Henry B. (Henry Brewster), 1805-1887
Leavitt, Joshua, 1794-1873
Amistad (Schooner)Slave insurrections--United StatesAntislavery movements--United StatesSlave trade--America--HistoryCorrespondence
Stanton, Henry B. (Henry Brewster), 1805-1887-Leavitt, Joshua, 1794-1873Rantoul, Robert, Jr., 1805-1852
Stanton (N.Y.)Boston (Ma.)New York (N.Y.)
Tulane University Digital Library
Amistad Research Center
Letter, 4 p.
Doc. No. F1-4610, American Missionary Association Archives, Amistad Research Center, New Orleans, Louisiana
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