Letter from Stephen Abbott to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter, signed by Abbott "on behalf of the community", and addressed to Robert Owen in New York. Abbott welcomes Owen to the country [America] and details how his community has "succeeded in getting the title of our real estate out of the hands of those who seemed determined to crush us". Mention is made of an upcoming convention which Owen is due to attend, this will also be visited by members of "the community".


Stamped number: 1385