Garnet, Henry Highland, 1815-1882

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Henry Highland Garnet was a prominent African-American clergyman and abolitionist. Theodore Tilton was a poet, abolitionist, and editor of the Congregationalist newspaper the Independent.

From the description of Henry Highland Garnet letter to Theodore Tilton, 1859. (New-York Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 709966851

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referencedIn Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895. Papers of Frederick Douglass, 1841-1967 (bulk 1862-1895) Library of Congress
creatorOf Bassett, Ebenezer D., 1833-1908. Benjamin Coates African colonization collection, 1848 -1880 (bulk 1858-1869). Haverford College Library
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Frederick Douglass Papers, 1841-1967, (bulk 1862-1895) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Speed family. Speed family papers, 1813-1981. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Garnet, Henry Highland, 1815-1882. Henry Highland Garnet letter to Theodore Tilton, 1859. New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Garnet, Henry Highland, 1815-1882. [Tray] realia. Presbyterian Historical Society, PHS
referencedIn Gerrit Smith Papers, 1762-1962 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895. Frederick Douglass papers, 1841-1967 (bulk 1862-1895). Library of Congress
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associatedWith Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895. person
associatedWith Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874 person
associatedWith Speed family. person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Tilton, Theodore, 1835-1907. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (N.Y.)
Antislavery movements


Birth 1815-12-23

Death 1882-02-13



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