Sojourner Truth

DAY #1: Going home with Sojourner Truth, by Marguerite Kearns

September 23, 2013

I’m standing in front of the Ulster County Courthouse at 285 Wall Street in Kingston, New York. Not now, but in my memory as I write this. And I’m returning to this same courthouse as I set out with Olivia Twine on a blogging tour of the “Cradle” of the women’s rights movement in the United States.  We’ll […]

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DAY #1. Sojourner Truth Statue Unveiled! by Olivia Twine

September 23, 2013

Photo by Olivia Twine, Unveiling of Sojourner Truth statue, Port Ewen, New York. September 21, 2013. Day #1. Blogging Tour of the “Cradle” of the US Women’s Rights Movement. The unveiling of the Sojourner Truth statue in the town of Esopus, NY, where the abolitionist  preacher was held a slave as a child, was a remarkable […]

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