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Abolition Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 66 pictures in our Abolition collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Featured Print

'Lord Brougham', c1840, (c1884). Creator: Unknown

'Lord Brougham', c1840, (c1884). Henry Peter Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, (1778-1868), British statesman educated at Royal High School, Edinburgh and Edinburgh University. Lord High Chancellor during reign of William IV, played a prominent role in the Reform Act 1832 and Slavery Abolition Act 1833. From "Leaders of the Senate: A Biographical History of the Rise and Development of the British Constitution, Vol. II.", by Alexander Charles Ewald, F.S.A. [William Mackenzie, London, Edinburgh & Berlin]

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Featured Print

'William Lloyd Garrison trying to hold a John Brown anniversary meeting in Tremont Temple, Boston', Artist: Unknown

'William Lloyd Garrison trying to hold a John Brown anniversary meeting in Tremont Temple, Boston', c1860, (1938). In February, 1858, Emerson wrote in his Journal, It is impossible to be a gentleman and not be an Abolitionist. But conservative Northern opinion frowned severely on the activities of Abolitionist agitators. When William Lloyd Garrison tried to hold a John Brown anniversary meeting in Tremont Temple, Boston, he and his cohorts were thrown out bodily by the citizens, who subsequently held a meeting whch resolved that Bown's was a nefarious enterprise, and humbly asked their Virginia brothers to help preserve a Union so important to the interest of commerce, manufactures, and agriculture. From Adventures of America 1857-1900, by John A. Kouwenhoven [Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London, 1938]

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Featured Print

John Jay, American statesman, from a print published in 1783, (c1880).Artist: Whymper

John Jay, American statesman, from a print published in 1783, (c1880). One of the Founding Fathers of the United States, Jay (1745-1829) was President of the Continental Congress from 1778-1779 and, together with Alexander Hamilton and James Madison, was one of the authors of The Federalist Papers. From 1789-1795 he served as the first Chief Justice of the United States. Jay then became Governor of New York, as which he was a prominent opponent of slavery, overseeing the passing of emancipation legislation in the state in 1799. A print from Cassell's History of the United States, by Edmund Ollier, Volume II, Cassell Petter and Galpin, London, c1880.

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