abolition

April 21, 2020
New York — Swann Galleries’ sale of Printed & Manuscript African Americana will take place on Thursday, May 7. The auction itself will be held live, remotely.
March 17, 2020
New York — On Thursday, March 26, Swann Galleries will offer a sale of Printed & Manuscript African
March 8, 2018
French author Victor Hugo was, it seems, a militant supporter of American abolitionist John Brown.
November 2, 2016
Although the Marquis de Lafayette is popularly known as “America’s Favorite Fighting Frenchman” in the current Broadway musical Hamilton, his role as an ardent abolitionist has not received
April 19, 2013
NEW YORK—Swann Galleries’ March 21 auction of Printed & Manuscript African Americana drew collectors, dealers and institutions alike to compete for scarce and one-of-a-kind material related to