The End Of Slavery : News Photo

The End Of Slavery

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1808: A thanksgiving sermon read out by Absalom Jones, rector of St Thomas' Church (the African Episcopal Church) in Philadelphia to celebrate the passing of a law by the US Congress, prohibiting the import of slaves into America. (Photo by MPI/Getty Images)
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1808: A thanksgiving sermon read out by Absalom Jones, rector of St Thomas' Church (the African Episcopal Church) in Philadelphia to celebrate the passing of a law by the US Congress, prohibiting the import of slaves into America. (Photo by MPI/Getty Images)
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January 01, 1808
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3112151
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