Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889

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American journalist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to "My dear Frank", 1882 Aug. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270488964

American reformer and journalist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to "My Dear Old Friend" [Jacob Heaton], 1884 July 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 639563106

From the description of Autograph entry signed : Salem, Ohio, 1856 Sept. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 639578742

Oliver Johnson (1809-1889), anti-slavery leader and newspaper editor, established in 1831 the _Christian Soldier_, and in 1833, he edited the _Liberator_ in William Lloyd Garrison's absence. He was also one of the founders of the New England Anti-Slavery Society. Johnson was editor of various other newspapers from 1842 to 1889, and his publications include: _William Lloyd Garrison and His Times_ (Boston, 1879); _What I Know of Horace Greeley_ (N.Y., 1872); and others.

From the description of Papers, 1887. (American Antiquarian Society). WorldCat record id: 191259466

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referencedIn Robinson family. Robinson family letters, 1757-1962 (bulk 1800-1910). Rokeby Museum
referencedIn Estlin, Margaret. Letter : New Quay, England, to Frank Garrison, 1879 Oct. 23. Texas Christian University
referencedIn May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. Samuel Joseph May diary, 1868. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Theodore Parker Papers, 1838-1910, (bulk 1850-1860) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Autograph letter signed : New York, to "My dear Frank", 1882 Aug. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn May Anti-Slavery manuscript collection, 1749-1933, (bulk 1840-1880) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Edward Morris Davis papers, 1830-1941 (inclusive), 1837-1850 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Bowles, Samuel, 1826-1878. Samuel Bowles papers, 1852-1893 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Letter, 1873 Apr. 21, New York, to [E.C.] Stedman [New York]. University of Michigan
referencedIn Wendell Phillips papers, 1555-1882 (inclusive) 1833-1881 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Garrison family papers, 1801-1948 (inclusive), 1840-1907 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Autograph letter signed : New York, to "My Dear Old Friend" [Jacob Heaton], 1884 July 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Greenwood, Grace, 1823-1904. Papers of Grace Greenwood, 1844-1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Letter : New York, N.Y., to William Lloyd Garrison, 1881 Nov. 25. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Louisa May Alcott papers, 1849-1931. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Letter : New York, to William Lloyd Garrison, 1881 Nov. 25. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Joshua R. Giddings and George Washington Julian Papers, 1839-1899 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Autograph entry signed : Salem, Ohio, 1856 Sept. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Papers, 1887. Gadsden Public Library
referencedIn Francis William Bird papers, 1826-1924 (inclusive), 1847-1889 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880. Barbara D. Simison papers relating to Lydia Maria Child, 1836-1947. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Armsby, James H., 1809-1875,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1787-1914. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880. Papers of Lydia Maria Francis Child [manuscript], 1844-1877. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Steinthal, S. Alfred. Letter : Manchester, England, to [Margaret Estlin], 1880 Apr. 23. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Estlin, Margaret. Letter : New Quay, England, to Frank Garrison, 1879 Oct. 23. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Pierpont, John, 1785-1866. Papers of John Pierpont [manuscript], 1825-1885. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893. Letters / Rutherford B. Hayes. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Pickard-Whittier papers, 1815-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. Samuel J. May diary, 1860. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Lutz, Alma,. Collection of documents by and about abolitionists and women's rights activists: Part 1 (Ad-Lip), 1775-1943 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed), 1795-1864. Joshua R. Giddings and George Washington Julian papers, 1839-1899. Library of Congress
creatorOf May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871,. May Anti-Slavery manuscript collection, 1749-1933 (bulk 1840-1880). Cornell University Library
creatorOf Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. ALS, 1873 December 31 : Amesbury, [MA] to Oliver Johnson. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860. Papers of Theodore Parker, 1832-1910 (bulk 1850-1860). Library of Congress
referencedIn Steinthal, S. Alfred. Letter : Manchester, England, to Miss [Margaret Estlin], 1880 Apr. 23. Texas Christian University
referencedIn May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. Samuel Joseph May diary, 1861. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Letters : to Frank Garrison, 1879-1880. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. Samuel Joseph May diary, 1865. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Letter, 1889 June 5, Brooklyn, N.Y., to B.W. Austin. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Robinson, Rowland T. (Rowland Thomas), 1796-1879. Rowland T. Robinson letters, 1824-1880. Rokeby Museum
referencedIn Henry Villard papers, 1604-1948 (inclusive), 1863-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Collection, n.y., n.d., 1775-1943 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Johnson, Oliver, 1809-1889. Papers, 1841 Oct. 25. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Letters from Wendell Phillips Garrison, 1865-1906. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Alcott, Amos Bronson, 1799-1888. Papers of Amos Bronson Alcott 1840-92. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Alcott, Amos Bronson, 1799-1888. person
correspondedWith Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 person
associatedWith ALMA LUTZ, 1890-1973 person
correspondedWith Bird, F. W. (Francis William), 1809-1894 person
associatedWith Bowles, Samuel, 1826-1878. person
associatedWith Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880. person
correspondedWith Davis, Edward Morris, 1811-1887 person
correspondedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 person
associatedWith Estlin, Margaret. person
correspondedWith Garrison family. family
associatedWith Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916. person
associatedWith Garrison, Wendell Phillips, 1840-1907 person
associatedWith Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879. person
associatedWith Garrison, William Lloyd, 1838-1909. person
correspondedWith Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed), 1795-1864. person
associatedWith Greenwood, Grace, 1823-1904. person
associatedWith Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893. person
associatedWith Heaton, Jacob, 1809-1888, person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Howland, Joseph A. (Joseph Avery), 1821-1889. person
correspondedWith Julian, George Washington, 1817-1899 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Lutz, Alma, person
associatedWith May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. person
associatedWith New England Emigrant Aid Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Osgood, Frances Sargent Locke, 1811-1850. person
associatedWith Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860. person
correspondedWith Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884 person
associatedWith Pierpont, John, 1785-1866. person
associatedWith Rice, William W. (William Whitney), 1826-1896. person
correspondedWith Robinson family. family
correspondedWith Robinson, Rowland T. (Rowland Thomas), 1796-1879. person
associatedWith Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph) May, 1797-1871. person
associatedWith Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908. person
associatedWith Steinthal, S. Alfred person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Thayer, Eli, 1819-1899. person
correspondedWith Villard, Henry, 1835-1900 person
associatedWith Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. person
associatedWith Worcester Society of Antiquity (Mass.) corporateBody
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United States
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Photographs--American--19th century
Antislavery movements
Biography
Butman Riot, 1854
Abolitionists
Society of Friends
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Birth 1809-12-27

Death 1889-12-08

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