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Speaker or author: Brown, William Wells, 1814?-1884

Newspaper or publication: National Anti-Slavery Standard

Eloquent speech regarding the sanctioning of slavery given by the Church and government in the U.S. The speaker used the metaphor of passengers on a ship to encourage his audience to band together to continue the fight for freedom. (Speech 15952 is duplicate of this speech.)

Description of file(s): PDF 4 page, 928 word document (text and images)

Date published: 1854-10-23

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

Keywords: Christianity; education; fugitive; Fugitive Slave Law; government; Great Britain; Hayti; Moses Stuart; Vigilance Committee; William Lloyd Garrison

People: Garrison, William Lloyd; Stuart, Moses

Publication type: Newspapers; Speeches

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