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Sojourner Truth

Once upon a time, in New York, not far from where I live in New Jersey, a baby girl known as Isabella Baumfree was born into slavery to a Dutch-speaking master.  She was auctioned off at the age of nine … Continue reading

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Book Talks

I loved my visit on 9/26 to the Susan B. Anthony House in Rochester, NY, where I gave two illustrated lectures, one at a luncheon,  the other at a tea. I met such stimulating people, added photographs to my collection … Continue reading

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