Title: Anti-Slavery Society formed
City: Newbury (Belleville)
Start date: 1838-10-29
End date: 1838-10-29
Content: Society formed in Newbury (Belleville) on Oct. 29th
Officer chosen: President – Joseph N. Jackman
Vice President – Deacon Josiah L. Atkinson Cor. Secretary – Nathan Griffin Rec. Secretary – John L. Lord Treasurer – Stephen Little, Jr.
Managers – Abner Little, Alexander Whittier, E.C. Tenney, Elizabeth T. B. Wright.
We have since established an Anti-Slavery Library,and the Society numbers 50 members
(Liberator, Nov 23, 1838, pg 2)
Notable people involved: Joseph N. Jackman
Deacon Josiah L. Atkinson
John L. Lord
Stephen Little, Jr.
Elizabeth T.B. Wright
Citations: Liberator, Nov 23, 1838, pg 2)