Chapter 2: Rankin Secrets

January 2004
Freedom Stairs;2004, p14
Book Chapter
The article discusses the author's experiences in being part of a family that opposes to the practice of slavery in Ohio. His parents denounce slavery and committed to do all they could to end such practice. His father sent letters to the people of the free states and the slave states explaining the social condition of slaves. He cites the problems that his family faced in dealing with people who disagree with his father and his ideas.


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