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William Lloyd Garrison

American journalist
William Lloyd Garrison

William Lloyd Garrison (December 13, 1805 – May 24, 1879) was an American abolitionist, meaning he wanted to end slavery in the United States. He wrote a newspaper called The Liberator. He also worked to allow women to vote. Garrison was born in Massachusetts. He died in New York.[1]


  1. Thomas, John L. (2015). William Lloyd Garrison". Encyclopædia Britannica. Access date: 12 September 2016