An Abolitionist Arrested

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Title

An Abolitionist Arrested

Creator

Douglass, Frederick

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F.Douglass

Place

Rochester, NY

Date

19 Sep 1853

Language

English

Temporal coverage

Sep 1853

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From the newspaper, "Dr. T. J. Trimble, accused of being an abolitionist, and of kidnapping slaves at Union, Bourne conuty, Ky., has been arrested and held to bail in the sum of $15,000.
"So great is the excitement in that vicinity, that they threaten violence against any person who shall offer to become his surety."
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Trundle, Thomas J. Source(s) Person
1853--Arrest of Thomas Trundle for enticement of: Jackson, enslaved by Joseph Kendrick and Mike, enslaved by William Anderson Event