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Lucy Ann Delaney was the daughter of a free woman who, as a child, had been kidnapped and illegally sold into slavery. In 1842, Lucy and her mother were able to win their freedom in court. Then they were reunited with Lucy's sister, Nancy, in Toronto.

Lucy A. Delaney, From Darkness Cometh the Light; or, Struggles for Freedom, c. 1891

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