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Mr. Beecher selling a beautiful slave girl in his pulpit.

Image ID: 807861

Mr. Beecher selling a beautiful slave girl in his pulpit.

Image Details

Image Title

:  Mr. Beecher selling a beautiful slave girl in his pulpit.

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 20 cm. (5 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Mrs. Henry Ward Beecher, herself, tells the marvelous story of 'When Mr. Beecher sold slaves in Plymouth pulpit,' in the 'Great personal events' series, which begins in the current (November) issue of The ladies' home journal. For one dollar The ladies' home journal, containing this wonderful series of articles, will be sent to any address, postage free, for an entire year by the Curtis Publishing Company, Philadelphia."

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Slavery -- United States

Source Description

: 2 folders (75 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC SLAVE-US

Digital ID

: 807861

Record ID

: 722480

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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