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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Anti-Slavery Society formed

City: Haverhill


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Content: From Essex Gazette, of April 5

A meeting of citizens, held at the Vestry of the Congregational Church, on Thursday evening, the 3d inst. a committee ,which had been appointed to draft a Constitution, reported, and was adopted

The Society proceeded to the choice of Officers: Hon. Gilman Parker, President; Rev. Dudley Phelps, Rev. S. H. Peckham, Vice Presidents; A. W. Thayer, Rec. Secretaty; John G. Whittier, Cor. Secretary; George Appleton, Treasurer; Counsellors E. Hale, Jr., Nathan Caldwell, M. Day Kimball, Elisha Hutchinson, Israel Carleton, Jr.

(Liberator, April 12, 1834, pg 1)

Notable people involved: Hon. Gilman Parker
Rev. Dudley Phelps
Rec. S. H. Peckham
A.W. Thayer
John G. Whittier
George Appleton
E. Hale, Jr.
Nathan Caldwell
M. Day Kimball
Elisha Hutchinson
Israel Carlton, Jr.

Citations: Liberator, April 12, 1834, pg 1

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