1833     American Anti-Slavery Society formed. Oberlin founded, first co-ed college in U.S.
135-mile long railroad line (world's longest) completed between South Carolina & Terminus, Georgia (renamed Atlanta in 1847).

HARRIET BEECHER STOWE HERMAN MELVILLE HENRY DAVID THOREAU RALPH WALDO EMERSON FREDERICK DOUGLASS EDGAR ALLAN POE MAP SOURCE: The David Rumsey Historical Map Collection     | ABOUT THIS MAP