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Abolistionist Sarah Grimke
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Audio: Sarah Grimke, undated

Listen to abolitionist Sarah Grimkeā€™s description of a young enslaved woman in Charleston who was forced to wear an iron neck collar.

Image, Courtesy of the Library of Congress LC-USZ61-1608. Narration recorded by the Chicago History Museum from the book American Slavery As It Is: Testimony of a Thousand Witnesses, 1839, Museum collection, ICHi-061933