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Lydia Maria Child: More than a Thanksgiving song

The Unitarian famous for writing ‘Over the River and Through the Wood’ was also an ardent anti-slavery activist.

Heather Beasley Doyle | 11/23/2015 | Winter 2015
horse-drawn sleigh, late 19th-century engraving

Illustration, c.1880 (© JonnyJim/iStockphoto)