H. H. Gillum journal 1865
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  1841 September 1 . Charles Stewart Renshaw ALS and printed circular to J.M. Ward; Oberlin, [Ohio]. (4 pages)
Offers news regarding brothers Dougherty, Mahan, Morgan, and Parsons. Includes mentions of Theodore Weld. This letter is written on a 2-page printed circular letter from C. Stewart Renshaw "to the Friends of the Colored Race," requesting benevolent donations for his proposed missionary activity in Jamaica. He states that the two hindrances to "civilization, education, morals, and religion" among freed slaves are "native preachers" and rum.