Monday, February 19, 2018

Biography of Lydia Maria Child

Born in 1802, the daughter of a hard-working baker in Medford, Massachusetts, Lydia Francis (who had herself rebaptized Maria in 1821) grew up before...

Life of Child More Than A Poem

Big surprises come in small packages as I ordered my review copy of Over The River: Life of Lydia Maria Child

The Memory of the Early Antislavery Days

"The memory of the early Antislavery days is very sacred to me. The Holy Spirit did actually descend upon men and women in tongues...


My Mission

"It is my mission to help in the breaking down of classes, and to make all men feel as if they were brethren of...

Abolitionist Harriet Tubman To Grace $20 Bill

Black abolitionist leader Harriet Tubman will appear on the front of the $20 bill, relocating the slaveholding former president Andrew Jackson to its rear,...

Over The River: Official Trailer

Official Trailer for the epic documentary, Over the River which looks at the tumultuous times of the 19th century and how Lydia Maria Child's major literary contribution helped trigger the Civil War.


Film Viewer’s Comments for Over the River…Life of Lydia Maria Child, Abolitionist for Freedom: CJ Strawn, Hollywood Production Manager and Set Designer Thank you so much...

Over The River DVD

  Constance L. Jackson's DVD Over the River: Life of Lydia Maria Child sweeps the viewer back into the social upheaval of 19th-century America and the...