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Hallowell, Anna Davis to ?, 1861 ? ?

 Item — Box: 2
Identifier: A00182497

Scope and Contents

3 pages. Fragment. Spent time with Mrs. Child, most likely Lydia Maria Child, who shared her early experiences in the antislavery movement in order to inspire and prepare young abolitionists. Discusses Wendell Phillips and describes her reaction to one of his speeches. Mentions the Garrison family.

Subjects: Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884; Abolitionists; Antislavery movements; Speeches, addresses, etc.; Women abolitionists

Relevant locations: Boston (Mass.)


  • 1861 ? ?

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Physical Facet

1 l

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