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Title: Voice of the Fugitive - May 20, 1852

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)

The writer points out the contributions of African Americans to the history of this country. He also notes the significant impact African American writers and artists are making in the cultural shaping of the U.S.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

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

Keywords: Church; emancipation; history; literature; narratives; self-emancipation; slaveholding; society; theater; Uncle Tom's Cabin

People: Brown, Henry Box, b. 1816; Brown, William W.; Craft, Ellen; Douglass, Frederick; Henson, Josiah; Stowe, Harriet Beecher; Webster, Daniel

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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