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Child, Lydia Maria 

The Oxford Companion to United States History
Carolyn L. KarcherCarolyn L. Karcher

(1802–1880), novelist, journalist, antislavery reformer.One of nineteenth-century America's most influential writers and activists, Child, the daughter of a Medford, Massachusetts, baker, was largely self-educated. After making her literary debut with a novel of interracial marriage, ... ...

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