Brooklyn, Connecticut Anti-Slavery Society

Brooklyn, Ct., March 31, 1835

Mr. Garrison: It is with peculiar pleasure that I announce to you the formation of an Anti-Slavery Society in this place.  The Society shall be called the Brooklyn Anti-Slavery Society, Auxiliary to the Windham County Anti-Slavery Society…

The following officers were chosen:  Abijah Bigelow, Esq., President; Rev. Tbihomas Huntington, Vice President; Herbert Williams, Esq., Cor. Secretary; James B. Whitcomb, Recording Secretary;  Edwin Cady, Treasurer        Signed  by James Whitcomb

   (Liberator, April 11, 1835,pg 3)