Henry Ward Beecher

Henry Ward Beecher
noun
United States clergyman who was a leader for the abolition of slavery (1813-1887)
Syn: ↑Beecher
Instance Hypernyms: ↑clergyman, ↑reverend, ↑man of the cloth, ↑abolitionist, ↑emancipationist

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  • Henry Ward Beecher — (1813 1887) est un célèbre pasteur abolitionniste américain qui contribua en 1854 à la croisade du Kansas en organisant des souscriptions pour armer les abolitionnistes. Biographie Né à Litchfield, dans le Connecticut, fils du pasteur Lyman… …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Beecher, Henry Ward — born June 24, 1813, Litchfield, Conn., U.S. died March 8, 1887, Brooklyn, N.Y. U.S. Congregational clergyman. The son of a minister, he was the brother of Harriet Beecher Stowe and Catharine Esther Beecher. After graduating from Amherst College… …   Universalium

  • Beecher, Henry Ward — (24 jun. 1813, Litchfield, Conn., EE.UU.–8 mar. 1887, Brooklyn, N.Y.). Clérigo congregacionalista estadounidense. Hijo de un ministro eclesiástico, era hermano de Harriet Beecher Stowe y de Catharine Esther Beecher. Tras graduarse en el Amherst… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Beecher, Henry Ward — (1813 1887)    Orator and divine, s. of Lyman B. and bro. of Harriet Beecher Stowe, was one of the most popular of American preachers and platform orators, a prominent advocate of temperance and of the abolition of slavery. His writings, which… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

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  • Henry W. Sage — (31 January, 1814 1897) was a wealthy New York State businessman, philanthropist, and early benefactor and trustee of Cornell University. [ [http://www.jstor.org/view/00379808/ap030062/03a00030/0 The Quad on the Hill: An Account of the First… …   Wikipedia

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