Abraham Doras Shadd

Standard Name: Shadd, Abraham Doras


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Family and Intimate relationships Mary Ann Shadd Cary
More is known of MASC 's father, Abraham Doras Shadd . His paternal grandfather, Hans Schad , was a German soldier who fought in the American Revolution and later married Elizabeth Jackson , a free...
Residence Mary Ann Shadd Cary
Shadd travelled to Toronto in early September 1851 to act as secretary at a convention on emigration and the repercussions of the Fugitive Slave Act, where she met the emigrationists Martin Delany and Henry Bibb
Textual Production Mary Ann Shadd Cary
Her father joined her for part of the tour in the United States. Their lectures advocated abolition and emigration, and argued against the colonisation of parts of Africa by American blacks. Critic Richard Almonte suggests...


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