Amos Adams Lawrence Photo

Amos Adams Lawrence

Born: Jul 31, 1814

Death: Aug 22, 1886

Birthplace: Groton

Nationality: United States

Amos Adams Lawrence

Date of Birth : Jul 31, 1814
Date of Death : Aug 22, 1886
Birth Place : Groton

Amos Adams Lawrence, the son of famed philanthropist Amos Lawrence, was a key figure in the United States abolition movement in the years leading up to the Civil War, and instrumental in the establishment of the University of Kansas and Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin.

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