On verso, the original delivery address is "Rev. Amos A. Phelps, 1st Free Congregational. Church, Boston." The address has been crossed out. A note says "Elizur Wright Jr to read."
In this letter, Lawson Kingsbury says Mr. Cobb́s lecture in Framingham was good although poorly attended due to weather. He say it was something needed for the town, where the abolitionist society is ́little better than dead.́ He then goes on discussing abolitionism in his area in length