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List of abolitionists

Index List of abolitionists

This is a listing of notable opponents of slavery, often called abolitionists. [1]

18 relations: Abolitionism in the United States, Arthur Tappan, Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin Lundy, Gustav Koerner, Harriet Ann Jacobs, Henry Williams Blodgett, Jack Gladstone, John Quincy Adams, John Quincy Adams and abolitionism, List of abolitionist forerunners, List of African-American abolitionists, Lists of activists, Nathaniel Booth (slave), Oringe Smith Crary, Outline of rights, Quamina, Theodore Parker.

Abolitionism in the United States

Abolitionism in the United States was the movement before and during the American Civil War to end slavery in the United States.

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Arthur Tappan

Arthur Tappan (May 22, 1786 – July 23, 1865) was an American abolitionist.

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Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin (April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

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Benjamin Lundy

Benjamin Lundy (January 4, 1789August 22, 1839) was an American Quaker abolitionist from New Jersey of the United States who established several anti-slavery newspapers and traveled widely.

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Gustav Koerner

Gustav Philipp Koerner, also spelled Gustave or Gustavus Koerner (20 November 1809 – 9 April 1896) was a revolutionary, journalist, lawyer, politician, judge, and statesman in Illinois and Germany and a Colonel of the U.S. Army who was a confessed enemy of slavery.

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Harriet Ann Jacobs

Harriet Ann Jacobs (February 11, 1813 – March 7, 1897) was an African-American writer who escaped from slavery and was later freed.

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Henry Williams Blodgett

Henry Williams Blodgett (July 21, 1821 – February 9, 1905) was a United States federal judge.

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Jack Gladstone

Jack Gladstone was a Guianese slave who led the Demerara Slave rebellion of 1823, one of the biggest slave revolts in the British colonies.

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John Quincy Adams

John Quincy Adams (July 11, 1767 – February 23, 1848) was an American statesman who served as a diplomat, minister and ambassador to foreign nations, and treaty negotiator, United States Senator, U.S. Representative (Congressman) from Massachusetts, and the sixth President of the United States from 1825 to 1829.

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John Quincy Adams and abolitionism

Like most contemporaries, John Quincy Adams views on slavery evolved over time.

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List of abolitionist forerunners

Thomas Clarkson (1760 – 1846), the pioneering abolitionist, prepared a "map" of the "streams" of "forerunners and coadjutors" of the abolitionist movement, which he published in his work, The History of the Rise, Progress, and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade by the British Parliament published in 1808.

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List of African-American abolitionists

* James Presley Ball.

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Lists of activists

This is a list of lists of activists.

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Nathaniel Booth (slave)

Nathaniel Booth (1826 – 1901 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) African American, escaped slave.

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Oringe Smith Crary

Oringe Smith Crary (March 13, 1803 – March 24, 1889) was an American poet and abolitionist.

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Outline of rights

The following outline is provided as an overview of and introduction to rights: Rights – normative principles, variously construed as legal, social, or moral freedoms or entitlements.

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Quamina

Quamina Gladstone, most often referred to simply as Quamina, was a Guianese slave, a Coromantee, who was father of Jack Gladstone.

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Theodore Parker

Theodore Parker (August 24, 1810 – May 10, 1860) was an American Transcendentalist and reforming minister of the Unitarian church.

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List of notable opponents of slavery, List of opponents of slavery.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_abolitionists

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