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Garrison biographer to speak in Amesbury on Feb. 23

William Lloyd Garrison, a Newburyport native and editor of the abolitionist newspaper, The Liberator.

William Lloyd Garrison biographer Horace Seldon will present “One And One Make A Thousand: William Lloyd Garrison, one young Abolitionist, from Newburyport, and John Greenleaf Whittier, one young Abolitionist, from Amesbury make Thousands of Abolitionists, from the Whole Nation” at the Friends Meetinghouse at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23.

Presented by The Whittier Home Association, historian, Horace Seldon is a recently retired National Park Ranger from the Boston African American National Historic Site. Continue reading Garrison biographer to speak in Amesbury on Feb. 23