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Was influential in the United States purchase of Alaska from Russia during his ambassadorship to that country.
Continued to fight for equal rights for African Americans to the end of his life.
Clay's opinions regarding slavery did not meet with much approval; however he did not let widespread opinion deter him.
Owned and operated an antislavery newspaper, The True American out of Lexington, KY from 1845 - 1846. Fee money and land to start Berea College, the first interracial college in the South. Organized a group of volunteers called the Clay Battalion which protected the White House in the outbreak of the Civil War, and briefly served as a Major General in that war.
Served honorably as a captain in the Kentucky Militia during the Mexican-American War. Served as Minister to Russia under Abraham Lincoln's administration, from 1861 - 1862 and again from 1863 - 1869.
View #66 of the series Charleston and vicinity, a party of Negroes both male and female working in a sweet potato field, yellow mount, light soiling at edge, photo fine, scarce...................., Stereo by Anthony, Black troops in the foreground, Rebel pickets in the woods, a Rebel fort in middle distance. Hiram Burnham, a native of Maine and a brigade commander in XVIII Corps, was killed in the assault, and the Union-held fort was renamed Fort Burnham in his honor. Stannard lost an arm while resisting Lee's assault.
Very fine, the scarcest of the Fort Burnham stereos............, Colonial, British. A pair of clasped hands with the inscription "May slavery & oppression cease throughout the world" appears on the reverse. Tokens of this pattern circulated in America and, with similar tokens of American origin, popularized and propagandized the abolitionist cause.