in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethnic Politics; Race and Politics. 961 words.
Delany, Martin Robison (06 May 1812–24 January 1885), black nationalist, was born in Charles Town, Virginia (now West Virginia), the son of Samuel Delany, a slave, and Pati Peace, a free...