Smyth, Thomas

June 14, 1808–August 20, 1873


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  • Title Smyth, Thomas
  • Coverage June 14, 1808–August 20, 1873
  • Author
  • Keywords Clergyman, author, Perhaps his most important book was The Unity of the Human Races, sought reforms within the system of slavery for more humane treatment of slaves, but he never challenged the system itself, Unionist until the shots were fired on Fort Sumter
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date December 4, 2023
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 24, 2022
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