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Autographs for Freedom (1853)

Adam Green - February 20, 2018 in abolitionism, abolutionist movement, anthology, Frederick Douglass, Julia Griffiths, revolt, Rochester Ladies’ Anti-Slavery Society, slavery, The Heroic Slave

Anthology of anti-slavery literature featuring abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass’s only published work of fiction.

Autographs for Freedom (1853)

Adam Green - February 20, 2018 in abolitionism, abolutionist movement, anthology, Frederick Douglass, Julia Griffiths, revolt, Rochester Ladies’ Anti-Slavery Society, slavery, The Heroic Slave

Anthology of anti-slavery literature featuring abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass’s only published work of fiction.

Autographs for Freedom (1853)

Adam Green - February 20, 2018 in abolitionism, abolutionist movement, anthology, Frederick Douglass, Julia Griffiths, revolt, Rochester Ladies’ Anti-Slavery Society, slavery, The Heroic Slave

Anthology of anti-slavery literature featuring abolitionist leader Frederick Douglass’s only published work of fiction.

Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, an African (1784)

Adam Green - October 5, 2017 in abolitionism, anti-slavery movement, black history, early black writing, first black man to vote in uk, Ignatius Sancho, Laurence Sterne, slave trade, slavery

The published correspondence of Ignatius Sancho, the first known Black Briton to vote in a British election, and the first person of African descent known to be given an obituary in the British press.

Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, an African (1784)

Adam Green - October 5, 2017 in abolitionism, anti-slavery movement, black history, early black writing, first black man to vote in uk, Ignatius Sancho, Laurence Sterne, slave trade, slavery

The published correspondence of Ignatius Sancho, the first known Black Briton to vote in a British election, and the first person of African descent known to be given an obituary in the British press.

Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, an African (1784)

Adam Green - October 5, 2017 in abolitionism, anti-slavery movement, black history, early black writing, first black man to vote in uk, Ignatius Sancho, Laurence Sterne, slave trade, slavery

The published correspondence of Ignatius Sancho, the first known Black Briton to vote in a British election, and the first person of African descent known to be given an obituary in the British press.