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American Anti-Slavery Society The Anti-Slavery Record. Vol 2, no. 17.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09084 Author/Creator: American Anti-Slavery Society Place Written: s.l. Type: Pamphlet Date: May 1836 Pagination: 12 p.

Summary of Content: Includes an article on Phillis Wheatley.


Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: SlaveryWomen's HistoryPoetryAfrican American HistoryAmerican Anti-Slavery Society

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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