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Emancipationist  n.  An advocate of emancipation, esp. the emancipation of slaves.

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"Emancipationist" Quotes from Famous Books

... otherwise, about the admission of members to Congress. So that, as it applied to Louisiana, every member of the Cabinet fully approved the plan. The message went to Congress, and I received many commendations of the plan, written and verbal, and not a single objection to it from any professed emancipationist came to my knowledge until after the news reached Washington that the people of Louisiana had begun to move in accordance with it. From about July, 1862, I had corresponded with different persons supposed to be interested in ...
— The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln, Complete - Constitutional Edition • Abraham Lincoln

Words linked to "Emancipationist" :   Beecher, reformer, reformist, Tappan, Henry Ward Beecher, Harriet Tubman, Theodore Dwight Weld, Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe, abolitionist, Harriet Beecher Stowe, crusader, social reformer, Tubman

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