in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Slavery and Abolition of Slavery; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Alternative Belief Systems. 1592 words.
Reason, Patrick Henry (1816–12 August 1898), printmaker, abolitionist, and fraternal order leader, was born in New York City, the son of Michel Reason (from St. Anne, Guadeloupe) and...