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Angelina Grimke Weld in The Abolitionists from PBS

Having been immersed in the history of this family for a couple of years, I am delighted by the quality of the new and ongoing documentary from American Experience on public broadcasting, which features Angelina Grimke in a moving opening … Continue reading

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Theodore Dwight Weld in Lift Up Thy Voice by Mark Perry

One of the insistent themes of Sarah Stanley Grimke’s writing is slavery and freedom.  Her own father the Rev. Moses Stanley had been an abolitionist throughout Sarah’s childhood, and when she married Archibald Grimke she took the surname of the … Continue reading

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