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    Josiah Henson Carte de Visite. 2.5" x 4". As identified in print on the reverse, abolitionist and former slave Josiah Henson was the inspiration for Harriet Beecher Stowe's fugitive slave protagonist, Uncle Tom, in Uncle Tom's Cabin. In 1876, Henson wrote Uncle Tom's Story of His Life: An Autobiography of the Rev. Josiah Henson. With an imprint on the verso of Bradshaw & Godart of London. Age toning and minor foxing.

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    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
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