Franklin Benjamin Sanborn Wikipedia

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Franklin Benjamin Sanborn was an American journalist, teacher, author, reformer, and abolitionist. Sanborn was a social scientist, and a memorialist of American transcendentalism who wrote early biographies of many of the movement’s key figures. He founded the American Social Science Association, in 1865, “to treat wisely the great social problems of the day”. He was a member of the so-called Secret Six, or “Committee of Six”, which funded or helped obtain funding for John Brown’s Raid on Harpers Ferry; in fact he introduced Brown to the others.:105