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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Abolition Convention

City: Topsfield

State: MA

Start date: 1834-04-04

End date: 1834-04-04

Content: ANTI-SLAVERY CONVENTION Held in Topsfield,on the 4th day of April, 1834

…. To consider the expediency of forming an Essex County Anti-Slavery Society ……46 gentlemen were present from eleven towns of the county. Resolved to meet for the formation of said Society , at Salem, on Wednesday, the eleventh day of June next, at 10 o’clock A.M.

(Liberator, April 19, 1834, pg 2)

Notable people involved: John Greenleaf Whittier

Citations: Liberator, April 19, 1834 pg 2

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