Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1805-12-10
Death 1879-05-24
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

Anti-slavery advocate.

From the description of Circular and letter, 1848 Jan. 21, Boston, to Rev. Mr. Russell, South Hingham. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 231311718

Abolitionist and reformer William Lloyd Garrison was founder of the Boston abolitionist paper, The Liberator, and the New England Anti-Slavery Society.

From the description of Papers, 1835-1873 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007257

Abolitionist and lecturer.

From the description of Papers of William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71069302

William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879), editor of the LIBERATOR and abolitionist, born in Newburyport Massachusetts.

From the description of William Lloyd Garrison papers, 1854-1879. (Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc.). WorldCat record id: 38477758

Abolitionist and reformer.

From the description of Letters, 1860-1876. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 41546357

Abolitionist and editor.

From the description of Walter Merrill Research Collection of William Lloyd Garrison papers, 1831-1879 : addendum materials. (Wichita State University). WorldCat record id: 34161139

American editor and abolitionist.

From the description of The free mind -- a prison sonnet : autograph manuscript copy of the poem with autograph letter signed : Roxbury [Boston], 1878 Mar. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269595699

American abolitionist.

From the description of Letter, 1839 Dec. 2, Cambridgeport. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 15173898

From the description of Letters, 1839 Dec. 2, Cambridgeport and 1877 March 3, Roxbury. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 15174095

American philanthropist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to William Endicott, 1845 July 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269564833

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Christopher Robinson, 1844 Nov. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269564823

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Roxbury, to Rev. W.H. Ward, 1873 Jan. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269580972

Reformer and abolitionist.

From the description of Papers of William Lloyd Garrison, 1835-1875. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450402

William Lloyd Garrison was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, in 1805. He began work for the Newburyport Herald as a writer and editor in 1818. When he was 25, Garrison joined the Abolition movement. He published his own anti-slavery newspaper, The Liberator, between 1831 and 1865. In 1832 he helped organize the New England Anti-Slavery Society and, the following year, the American Anti-Slavery Society. He died in New York City on May 24, 1879.

From the description of William Lloyd Garrison correspondence, 1861-1879. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 70831369

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Subjects:

  • Women's rights--Manuscripts
  • Slaves' writings, Canadian
  • Slavery
  • Reformers
  • Abolitionists--Correspondence
  • Voyages and travels--19th century
  • Slavery--Anti-slavery movements
  • Women--Social conditions
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements--History--19th century
  • Abolitionists
  • Abolitionists--United States--19th century
  • Poetry

Occupations:

  • Abolitionists
  • Reformers
  • Abolitionists--United States
  • Editors--United States

Places:

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  • Massachusetts--Boston (as recorded)
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  • Rhode Island (as recorded)
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  • Canada (as recorded)
  • Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) (as recorded)
  • Massachusetts (as recorded)