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HIST 3550 Belzer: Amazing Grace

Research Guide to Family Circles in 19th century Britain

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Silk handbag from the 1820s made to support the anti-slavery movement. 1820. The Library of the Religious Society of Friends. London, U.K.

Film info and Reviews

Title: Amazing Grace  Date: 2006  Director: Michael Apted

Amazing Grace's Charactors

William Wilberforce (1759-1833)

Barbara Spooner Wilberforce (1771-1834)

William Pitt the Younger (1759-1806)

Thomas Clarkson (1760-1846)

Hannah More (1745-183)

Olaudah Equiano (1745-1797)

Henry Thornton (1760-1815)

Marianne Sykes Thornton (1765-1815)

John Newton (1725-1807)

Charles James Fox (1749-1806)

Banastre Tarleton (1754-1833)

William, Duke of Clarence (later King William IV) (1765-1837)

What did London look like during this time?