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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Granville, Ohio celebrates Anniversary of Anti-Slavery , with 120 Societies

City: Granville, Ohio

State: OH

Start date: 1836-05-14

End date: 1836-05-14

Content: Augustus Wattles writes to "Brother Garrison", dated April 28, to inform him of the results of an Anniversary. "We met in a barn, fitted for the occasion. One hundred and twenty Societies represented, with two hundred delegates present. A resolution was passed to raise ten thousand dollars this year for Anti-Slavery purposes, four thousand of which were pledged on the spot. The Executive Comm are located in Cincinnati."

Notable people involved: Augustus Wattles

Citations: Liberator, May 14, 1836, pg 3

ID: 197