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Sarah L. Forten

  • We are thy sisters. ... / Our skins may differ, but from thee we claim / A sister's privilege and a sister's name.

    • Sarah L. Forten,
    • 1837, in Dorothy Sterling, ed., We Are Your Sisters ()

Sarah L. Forten, U.S. poet, abolitionist

(1814 - 1883)

Full name: Sarah Louise Forten Purvis.