1789 William Wilberforce and the first anti slavery speech

Hull and Wilberforce

This summer I visited Hull and in Hull is the Wilberforce House.

An impression.

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Charles Howard Hodges, William Wilberforce aged 29, coll Rijksmuseum Amsterdam after a painting by John Rising 1790


Barbarities in the West Indies'
James Gillray Barbarities in the West Indies

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Slaves in Chains or the Captive Slave, Attributed to John Simpson 1825-1830DSC_0474 DSC_0478 DSC_0479 DSC_0481 DSC_0487 DSC_0496 DSC_0497 DSC_0500 DSC_0502 DSC_0505 DSC_0507 DSC_0508 Gillray Wilberforce

James Gillray After The Loss Of The Slave-bill, 1796

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