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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Anti-Slavery Society formed in Worcester County

City: Gardner

State: MA

Start date: 1836-01-09

End date: 1836-01-09


On the 15th ult. the friends of the Anti-Slavery cause held a meeting at Gardner, Mass. for the formation of a Society for Worcester County, North Division.

The meeting was well attended and most of the towns of this division were represented. The meeting was opened with prayer by Rev. Mr. Goodyear, of Ashburnham, after which it was organized by the choice of Dea. Joshua T. Everett, of Princeton, Chairman, and Thomas E. Glazier, of Gardner, Secretary.

(Liberator, Jan 9,1836, pg 2)

Notable people involved: Rev. Mr. Goodyear
Dea. Joshua T. Everett
Thomas E. Glazier

Citations: Liberator Jan 9,`836, pf 2

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