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Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Mr. Sumner's Lecture on White Slavery in the Barbary States.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02095.19 Author/Creator: Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Pamphlet Date: 1847 Pagination: 60 p. ; 23.7 x 14.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Sumner's lecture given before the Boston Mercantile Library Association, 17 February 1847. Published by William D. Ticknor and Company. Printed in Cambridge by Metcalf and Company, printers to the University. Inscribed on the original orange cover to the editor of the Daily Bee from the publisher.

People: Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PoliticsAbolitionReform MovementSlaveryAfrican American HistoryBarbary CoastPiratesFreedom and IndependenceAfricaLibrary

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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