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What does AASS stand for?

AASS stands for American Anti-Slavery Society (est. 1833)


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There will also be, throughout the day, portrayals of 19th-century abolitionist Abby Kelley and William Lloyd Garrison, founder of the American Anti-Slavery Society.
By the time Ellen Craft appeared on stage with her husband and William Wells Brown in New England in 1849, and Sarah Remond delivered her earliest speeches for the American Anti-Slavery Society in the mid-1850s, and attended the New York Women's Rights Convention in 1858, American female abolitionists and women's rights advocates were well versed in the analogy that had become identification--woman as sister slave.
In 1833, just two years after abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison began publishing the Liberator and months before the American Anti-Slavery Society was established, Child entered the anti-slavery movement with her groundbreaking Appeal in Favor of That Class of Americans Called Africans.