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Benjamin Lundy

(1789—1839)


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(b. 4 January 1789; d. 22 August 1839), journalist and abolitionist.

Benjamin Lundy's newspaper, The Genius of Universal Emancipation, founded in 1821, was the first antislavery journal in the United ...

Subjects: Literature.


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