John Greenleaf Whittier Quotes

John Greenleaf Whittier
  • John Greenleaf Whittier

  • Date of birth: December 17, 1807
  • Died: September 07, 1892
  • Born: in Haverhill, Massachusetts, The United States.

  • Description: John Greenleaf Whittier was an influential American Quaker poet and ardent advocate of the abolition of slavery in the United States. He is usually listed as one of the Fireside Poets. Whittier was strongly influenced by the Scottish poet, Robert Burns.

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