(1713 - 1784)Leading abolitionist in the 18th century, his writings influenced the antislavery movement worldwide and federal abolition legislation. A teacher and Quaker, he educated blacks in his home, 1750-70, and opened a secondary school for girls in 1754. He lived here.
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|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 9:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 487434 N 4422092|
|Decimal Degrees||39.94886667, -75.14710000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 56.932', W 75° 8.826'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 56' 55.92" N, 75° 8' 49.56" W|
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|Area Code(s)||267, 484, 215, 610|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 365-399 State Rte 3008, Philadelphia PA 19106, US|
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