Sentence Examples

  • Lundy is said to have been the first to deliver anti-slavery lectures in the United States.
  • Seward soon became recognized as the leader of the anti-slavery Whigs.
  • Although older, his own name was present under Damian's, as if it had been erased during the long years of his slavery and newly added.
  • Slavery was forbidden by the sixth article of the ordinance; and the third article read: "Religion, morality and knowledge being necessary to good government and the happiness of mankind, schools and the means of education shall for ever be encouraged."
  • In the period from 1822 to the Civil War anti-slavery is the most striking feature of Boston's annals.