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The Radical Abolition Party holds their first convention in New York

John Brown, circa 1855, detail
06/26/1855 to 06/29/1855
The Radical Abolition Party held its three day convention in Syracuse, New York. Lewis Tappan, John Brown, Frederick Douglass, Gerrit Smith, and James M. Smith, among others, attended this convention. (By Don Sailer)
Source Citation: 
John Stauffer, The Black Hearts of Men: Radical Abolitionists and the Transformation of Race (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2002), 8-9

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