Rocking the Cradle

A broadside which is light brown in color with black text in a variety of different fonts. The man part of the page has "A Man Kidnapped!" printed on it and then invites the public to a public meeting at Faneuil Hall to plan how to save Anthony Burns.
A broadside from 1854 inviting the public of Boston to Faneuil Hall for a meeting regarding how the city should react to the arrest of fugitive slave Anthony Burns.

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