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George Moses Horton

Born: c. 1797
Birthplace: Northampton County, NC
Died: c. 1883
Location of death: Philadelphia, PA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Poet

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Hope of Liberty

Born the property of William Horton.

Author of books:
The Hope of Liberty (1829, poetry, also called Poems by a Slave)
The Poetical Works of George M. Horton, the Colored Bard of North Carolina (1845, poetry)
Naked Genius (1865, poetry)

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