Monday, September 25, 2017

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...

The First Woman in the Republic: A Cultural Biography of Lydia Maria Child

Description For half a century Lydia Maria Child was a household name in the United States. Hardly a sphere of nineteenth-century life can be found...

A Lydia Maria Child Reader

Editor: Carolyn L. Karcher Published: 1997 Pages: 464 Description From the 1820s to the 1870s, Lydia Maria Child was as familiar to the American public as her Thanksgiving...

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

Over The River Book

The companion book parallels Over the River DVD with highlights of Child's prophetic statements presented in the film, suggesting for example the creation of...

Books by Lydia Maria Child

The American Frugal Housewife Lydia Maria Child: Selected Letters, 1817-1880 Over the River and Through the Wood Hobomok and Other Writings on Indians (American Women Writers Series) A...

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,...

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Introduction by Lydia Maria Child The author of the following autobiography is personally known to me, and her conversation and manners inspire me with confidence....

Over The River: Book and DVD Collection

Before the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 60s and before the names of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks were...
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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,...
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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.

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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...
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