At Rankin House State Historic Site, Ms. Campbell talked about Harriet Beecher Stowe and her relationship with abolitionist John… read more
At Rankin House State Historic Site, Ms. Campbell talked about Harriet Beecher Stowe and her relationship with abolitionist John Rankin and Ripley, Ohio, which she visited several times. Rev. Rankin and his wife may have inspired her writing of Uncle Tom’s Cabin. close
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