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Angelina and Sarah Grimke (Episode 3 of 6)

Episode Title:
Angelina and Sarah Grimke (Episode 3 of 6)
PRA Archive #: 

Sarah and Angelina Grimke: slaveholders turned abolitionists, the first American women to give public lectures and to advocate women’s rights. The third in a series of six episodes on important women in American history presented by historian Gerda Lerner. Sarah Moore Grimké (1792–1873) and Angelina Emily Grimké (1805–1879), known as the Grimké sisters, were 19th-century Southern American Quakers, educators, and writers who were early advocates of abolitionism and women's rights.

Original tape box image: 
Date Recorded on: 
circa January 1963
Date Broadcast on: 
WBAI, January 9, 1963
Item duration: 
1 reel (29 min.)
Total duration (All reels): 
6 reels (ca. 170 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1963
Rights Summary: 
RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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