John Woolman

Woodson, Carter Godwin , The History of the Negro Church, Washington, D.C. : Associated Publishers, c1921.

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John Woolman

John Woolman (1720-1772), a Quaker from New Jersey, was an itinerant preacher who campaigned vigorously against slavery. He also devoted much time to trying to convince other Quakers to give up slaveholding. In 1754, he published Considerations on the Keeping of Negroes.

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  2. Introduction
  3. Celebrations in New York
  4. Celebrations in Philadelphia
  5. Celebrations in Boston
  6. Africa and Africans
  7. New Issues
  8. The End of the Celebrations
  9. The Legacy of the Celebrations
  10. Bibliography

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