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Free Labor Store photograph
Description: Dated ca. 1848-1860, this photograph shows the Free Labor Store located in the home of abolitionist Benjamin Lundy in Mount Pleasant in Jefferson County, Ohio. Established by local Quakers, the Free Labor Store sold goods produced by free labor, refusing to sell items that were in any way produced by slaves. Today, the Benjamin Lundy House and Free Labor Store are owned by the Ohio History Connection. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL08032
Subjects: Ohio History--Slavery, Anti-Slavery and Civil Rights; Abolitionists; Lundy, Benjamin, 1789-1839; Quakers; Ohio Economy--Economy--Labor
Places: Mount Pleasant (Ohio); Jefferson County (Ohio)