Acknowledgement signed by Frederick Douglass of his receipt of votes for President and Vice President by New York electors in the Election of 1872. Douglass promised to deliver the sealed package to the President of the United States Senate before January 1, 1873 so the electoral votes could be counted in Congress.
December 4 1872
New York State Archives. New York (State). Dept. of State. Journal of New York State Electoral College. B0023-78. Box 1, Volume 1.
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