William Lloyd Garrison
William Lloyd Garrison, who signed and printed his name Wm. Lloyd Garrison, was a prominent American abolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer. He is best known for his widely-read anti-slavery newspaper The Liberator, which he founded in 1831 and published in Boston until hereditary slavery in the United States was abolished by Constitutional amendment in 1865. He was one of the founders of the American Anti-Slavery Society, and promoted... Read More
|Born||December 10, 1805
Newburyport, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||May 24, 1879 (aged 73)
New York City, New York, U.S.