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Item 10237

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

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: 1850-08-08

Location: Portland; Rochester

Media: Ink on paper

Item 6434

Title: Frederick Douglass, Old Orchard Beach, 1877

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: 1877

Location: Old Orchard Beach

Media: Mounted albumin print

Item 76321

Title: Soldiers' Memorial, 25th Regiment Maine Volunteers Co. B, ca. 1865

Contributed by: Prince Memorial Library

Date: circa 1865

Location: Portland


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Letter from Ambrose Crane about stolen slave, 1835

Slavery's Defenders and Foes

Mainers, like residents of other states, had differing views about slavery and abolition in the early to mid decades of the 19th century. Religion and economic factors were among the considerations in determining people's leanings.