Abolitionist Movement LLUUKKEE By Amartin3 Jan 1, 1831 Nat Turner Nat Turner attacks farm owners with slaves. Over 100 slaves were killed. Nat Turner lived. Jan 1, 1833 Will Lloyd Garrison William Lloyd Garrison starts the American Anti-Slavery Society. I don't know what it did, or if it was sccesful. Jan 1, 1845 Fredrick Douglass Fredrick Douglass (an escaped slave) publishes his autobiography. It was about slavery and what it was like. Period: Jan 1, 1850 to Dec 31, 1859 Speeches Isebella Van Wagner travels and gives speeches against slavery. Later she changes her name to Sojourner Truth which meens ''traveler''. Jan 1, 1852 Uncle Tom's Cabin Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beacher Stowe is published. It further showed what slavery was about. Jan 1, 1860 Some Freedom By 1860 500,000 African Americans were free. Many of them escaped to Canada and Mexico, Some bought there freedom.