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No. 1421: Petition of Women of Dorchester 1835
Postcard #1421

The undersigned, women of Dorchester, in the County of Norfolk, respectfully pray you, immediately, to repeal all laws in this state, which make any distinction among its inhabitants on account of colour.

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  From Historic American Building Survey (HABS) site. Petition signed by over 200 women.
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Created: July 13, 2004   Modified: July 13, 2004