Extract from a letter from Deborah Weston, New Bedford, [Mass.], to Lucia Weston, June 15, 1847
- Extract from a letter from Deborah Weston, New Bedford, [Mass.], to Lucia Weston, June 15, 1847
- Weston, Deborah, b. 1814
- Weston, Lucia, 1822-1861
June 15, 1847
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Antislavery movements--United States--History--19th century
Women abolitionists--Massachusetts--Boston--19th century--Correspondence
Antislavery movements--United States
Women abolitionists--United States
Weston, Deborah, b. 1814
Weston, Lucia, 1822-1861
Brown, William Wells, 1814?-1884
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
Remond, Charles Lenox, 1810-1873
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Deborah Weston describes a meeting of the Bristol County abolitionists, at which Charles L. Remond and Frederick Douglass spoke. She gives an account of Douglass's speeches. She comments: "Brown acquitted himself admirably."
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Ms.A.9.2 v.23, p.30