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Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879



  • Existence: December 10, 1805-May 24, 1879

William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879), American abolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Anson Conger Goodyear Collection

Call Number: MS 244
Overview: Correspondence, diaries, proclamations, and drafts of letters chiefly relating to the Civil War, but also including letters from the Jacksonian period. The major portion of the collection concerns the siege of Fort Sumter with letters from both Major Robert Anderson and General P.G.T. Beauregard. Included also are a diary kept by General S. Wylie Crawford during the siege and two letters from Abraham Lincoln. Other portions of the collection concern Lincoln as a political figure; the relations...
Dates: 1813-1890

Letter : Boston, to Thomas C. Powell, 1876 Apr 10

 Part of Collection — Box: 53, Folder: GROUP 1886, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS concerning Benjamin Lundy, editor of "The Genius of Universal Emancipation."

With a printed copy of Garrison's poem, "Human Equality."
Dates: 1876 Apr 10