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Various Abolitionists collection: 19 letters and documents [decimalized]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02448 Author/Creator: Various Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: 1765-1874 Pagination:

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: African American HistoryReform MovementAbolitionSlavery

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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