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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Barnstable Anti-Slavery Society

City: Barnstable

State: MA

Start date: 1835-04-04

End date: 1835-04-04

Content: On February 18, the Anti-Slavery Society was formed in Barnstable, with 109 members. A meeting was also scheduled in Harwick for the formation of a similar Society. Zacceus Hamlin, Pres; Capt.Timothy Baker, Charles Goodspeed, and Warren Marchant, Vice Presidents; F. Marchant, Rec. Secy; Rev. D. Chessman, Cor. Sec; Otis Loring, Treas.

Notable people involved: Zacceus Hamlin
Timothy Baker
Charles Goodspeed
Warren Marchant
F. Marchant
Otis Loring

Citations: Liberator, April 4, 1835

ID: 114