Title: Anti-Slavery Society formed
City: Mount Desert
Start date: 1835-02-19
End date: 1835-02-19
Content: Mount Desert, (Me), May 3, 1835
Mr. Garrison: It is made my duty to inform you of the formation of an ďAnti-Slavery Society in this place. On the 19th of Feb. the inhabitants of the western part of this town met and formed the Mount Desert Anti-Slavery Society, auxiliary to the Maine Anti-Slavery Society.
The Officers are: Simeon Milliken, Esq., President;
Wm. Heath Jr., Elisha Billings, Vice Presidents;
Abel Billings, Rec. Secretary;
Rev. C. L. Carey, A. C. Milliken,Cor. Secretaries;
Alfred Harper, Treasurer; William OBea, Librarian;
Directors: Barnard Rumill, George Butler, Jacob Sawyer, Thomas Heath, John Billings.
(Liberator June 6, 1835, pg 2)
Notable people involved: Simeon Milliken
Rev. C. L. Carey
Citations: Liberator, June 6, 1835, pg 2