Blog Post: Lucy Stone & the Margaret Garner Tragedy

Read volunteer docent Ron Gorman's continuing series about the anti-bellum era.  His new post is about two women who led very different lives and met under tragic circumstances.  One was Lucy Stone, a white abolitionist and orator educated at Oberlin College.  The other was Margaret Garner, a black mother whose escape from slavery ended in desperation rather than freedom.

Blog entry: Lucy Stone and the Margaret Garner Tragedy