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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Anti-Slavery Society formed

City: Weston

State: MA

Start date: 1835-01-28

End date: 1835-01-28

Content: Weston, Jan 28, 1835
Friend Garrison, At a meeting recently held by some of the inhabitants of Weston, … it was resolved, that it was expedient to create an Anti-Slavery Society, and the Constitution was adopted.

The following gentlemen, were than chosen officers for year: Jotham Haven, President; Edwin Hobbs, Vice President, Lewis Gourgas, Secretary, Claudius A. Haven, Treasurer; Counsellors: Adolphus Bruce, Marshall Smith, Benj. Thompson

(Liberator, Feb 7, 1835, pg 2)

Notable people involved: Jotham Haven
Edwin Hobbs
Lewis Gourgas
Claudiua A. Haven
Adolphus Bruce
Marshall Smith
Benj. Thompson

Citations: Liberator, Feb. 7, 1935, pg 2

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