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Garrison, W. L and I. Knapp etc. (1831-1865) The Liberator. [Vol. V, no. 42 (October 17, 1835)]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08711 Author/Creator: Garrison, W. L and I. Knapp etc. (1831-1865) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Newspapers Date: 17 October 1835 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Article on the front page mentions Southern nullifiers and refers to the South's empty threats. Other articles are about abolition and other anti-slavery issues. On page 3 there is a mention of a lynching that occurred nearby.

People: W. L. Garrison and I. Knapp [etc.] 1831-65.
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879.

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Keywords/Subjects: African American History, Slavery, Abolition, Lynching, Nullification

Sub Era: Age of Jackson