Henry Highland Garnet
By: Mason And Patrick Fairchild

He was born on December 23, 1815.  He died February  13 1882. He was born into slavery but then escaped a covered wagon and escaped to freedom. He worked as a minster then later became a strong civil rights activist.

He supported for free blacks to go to Mexico, Liberia or the West Indies.

He helped create the American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society. Went overseas and spoke about slavery in the U.S.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Highland_Garnet

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