Influential abolitionist who led the American Anti-Slavery Society with William Lloyd Garrison and worked to gain equal rights for women.
She had a strict Quaker upbringing, which stressed education for women.
She also campaigned for equal rights for women, and went to the famous Seneca Falls convention.
She married a fellow radical, Stephen Symonds Foster.
Angelina Grimke was a fellow abolitionist who argued not only freedom for African-Americans, but full equality.