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Speaker or author: Ward, Samuel Ringgold, b. 1817

Newspaper or publication: Liberator

Speech in response to Daniel Webster's support of the fugitive slave bill and his position on slavery. The speaker addressed a meeting of anti-Webster representatives in Boston who were outraged by a recent speech Webster made before the Senate.

Description of file(s): PDF 5 page, 1,377 word document (text and images)

Date published: 1850-03-25

Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; liberty; Slavery; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: Boston; Daniel Webster; Ellen Crafts; England; freedom; fugitive; liberty; politics; Texas

People: Crafts, Ellen; Webster, Daniel

Publication type: Newspapers; Speeches

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