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A letter written by Charles Robinson, from Boston, Massachusetts, to his wife, Sara Tappan Doolittle Robinson. He writes about attending Octoroon, a play about slavery, and his feelings for the "infernal institution of slavery." Robinson thinks the play conveys a true picture of conditions in the South. A searchable, full-text version of this letter is available by clicking "Text Version" below.

Creator: Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894
Date: January 25, 1860

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Item Number: 225117
Call Number: Charles and Sara Robinson Coll. #488
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 225117

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