Black Abolitionist Archive
Title: Alexander Crummell
Speaker or author: Crummell, Alexander, 1819-1898
Newspaper or publication: Presscopy -- New York Public Library -- Schomburg Collection
Lengthy and eloquent eulogy on the life and character of Thomas Clarkson. The speaker spoke about Clarkson's early years, his struggles, and his accomplishments. He included the history of slavery, the current situation with the slaves and freed people of color, and his hopes and beliefs in a positive future.
Description of file(s): PDF 60 page, 17,894 word document (text and images)
Date published: 1846-12
Keywords: abolitionists; Africa; Britain; Christianity; Church; Civil rights; Civil War; Colonization; emancipation; England; eulogy; freedom; history; slave trade; Thomas Clarkson; William Wilberforce