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Speaker or author: Weir, George, Jr.

Newspaper or publication: North Star

Extract from a speech delivered before the Ladies' Literary and Progressive Association of Buffalo, New York, regarding the benefits of education, scientific advancement, and religion in the struggle against slavery.

Description of file(s): PDF 16 page, 3,541 word document (text and images)

Date published: 1849-04-17

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

Keywords: education; freedom; knowledge; Ladies' Literary and Progressive Association; science; women

Organization: Ladies' Literary and Progressive Association of Buffalo, NY

Publication type: Newspapers; Speeches

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