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Phillips, Wendell (1811-1884) Collection level record (decimalized).

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03998 Author/Creator: Phillips, Wendell (1811-1884) Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: 1811-1884 Pagination: 7 items

Background Information:

People: Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884
Grant, Ulysses S., 1822-1885

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: American Anti-Slavery Society MemberAbolitionReform MovementWomen's History

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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