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Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley (sometimes spelled Keckly; February 1818 – May 1907) was a former slave who became a successful seamstress, civil activist, and author in Washington, DC, United States.
|Born||February 1818 Dinwiddie County Court House, Dinwiddie, Virginia|
|Died||May 1907 (aged 89) Washington, D.C.|
|Occupation||Seamstress & Author|
References[change | change source]
- "From Slavery to the White House: The Extraordinary Life of Elizabeth Keckly". WHHA (en-US). Retrieved 2021-05-05.