"The Eleventh Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Fair"

Title

"The Eleventh Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Fair"

Subject

Slavery -- United States.
Antislavery movements -- Massachusetts.

Description

The broadside solicits the assistance of women throughout the state for the 1844 annual antislavery fair to take place the following December 24th: "If you wish slavery to cease, you cannot more effectually aid in its extinction, than by upholding this fair. The experience of ten years enables the women of Massachusetts to present it to you as an effectual channel, through which your sympathy may unite with that of others ...”

Creator

Weston, Maria Chapman (1806-1885)

Publisher

Boston: [Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society]

Date

February 8, 1844

Files

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Citation

Weston, Maria Chapman (1806-1885), “"The Eleventh Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Fair",” DeGolyer Library Exhibits, accessed May 27, 2022, https://degolyer.omeka.net/items/show/20.