Timeline and Terms

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1816African Methodist Episcopal Church formed
December 21, 1816American Colonization Society founded
February 6, 1820Colonization of African Americans
February 15, 1820Rufus King’s condemnation of slavery
March 3, 1820Missouri Compromise
May 15, 1820International slave trade piracy punishable by death
1822Denmark Vesey’s insurrection plot
1822Liberia founded
July 26, 1822Denmark Vesey executed
March 3, 1827Freedom’s Journal founded
September 28, 1829Appeal to the Colored Citizens of the World
January 1, 1831Liberator published
August 21, 1831Nat Turner’s Rebellion
November 11, 1831Nat Turner executed
February 22, 1832First female anti-slavery society founded
1833American Anti-Slavery Society founded

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