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William Lloyd Garrison

Timeline created by JVue415 in Biography
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Timeline small square Birth Newburyport, Massachusetts
0 small square Embargo Act Congress passes Embargo Act; Garrison family falls on hard times.
Timeline small square Abandoned William's father deserts the family. (Exact date unknown)
Index small square Newburyport Herald William begins working for the Newburyport Herald as a writer and editor. (Exact date unknown)
Sd small square National Philanthropist William starts working for the National Philanthropist with Benjamin Lundy. (Exact date unknown)
Memcertf small square American Colonization Society Joined an "abolistion movement" called the American Colonization Society--broke away from the group later after finding out that most of the group's intential purpouse was to actually preserve slavery. (Exact date unknown)
Liberator harrison small square The Liberator 1st issue date published----Boston, Massachusetts
Timeline small square New Enlgand Antislavery Society William helped form this organization.
(exact date unknown)
Timeline small square American Antislavery Society Garrison had a lot of new supporters and founded his own organization called the American Antislavery Society.
(exact date unknown)
Tools slavetrade gallery 06 small square American Foreign and Antislavery Society. Defectors formed their own rival organization(s). (exact date unknown)
Freddoug small square Publically Speaking Garrison and former slave Frederick Douglas made a series of 40 anti-Union speeches in the Alleghenies. (exact date unknown)
Timeline small square The Constitution Publicly burned a copy of the Constitution because it permitted slavery. (exact date unknown)
Emancipation proclamation broadside 2 small square Emancipation Proclamation President Abraham Lincoln passes the Emancipation Proclamation.
Timeline small square The Thirteenth Amendment William lived to see this amendment pass years before his final days.
Timeline small square Death New York City , NY
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Death New York City , NY