Autograph Letter Signed ‘respectfully yours, W.H.Channing’, to the Rev. Bernard Whitman at Waltham, Mass., with Channing’s visit to New York and Washington imminent, asking for “anything relative to the present condition of the society at Richmond and their wants”. 1 page 10 x 8 inches, in good condition, with the major part of the address leaf. Cambridge, 19 February, no year given. William Henry Channing (1810 –1884), American Unitarian, slavery abolitionist, writer and philosopher.