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Letter from Frederick Douglass to Elizabeth Mountfort, Aug. 8, 1850

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Escaped slave and anti-slavery advocate Frederick Douglass wrote to Elizabeth Mountfort, corresponding secretary of the Portland Anti-Slavery Society, concerning the society's invitation for him to lecture before them.

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