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Speaker or author: Remond, Charles Lenox, 1810-1873

Newspaper or publication: Liberator

The speaker noted that Washington, Madison, and Jefferson were all slave holders. He objected to the previous speaker's distinction between pro-slavery men and anti-slavery men since some politically anti-slavery men had been themselves slaveholders.

Description of file(s): PDF 1 page, 175 word document (text and image)

Date published: 1858

Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: Fugitive Slave Law; George Washington; James Madison; Thomas Jefferson; Wendell Phillips; William Lloyd Garrison

People: Garrison, William Lloyd; Jefferson, Thomas; Madison, James; Phillips, Wendell; Washington, George

Publication type: Newspapers; Speeches

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