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Quincy, Edmund (1808-1877) National Anti-Slavery Standard. [Vol. 11, no. 8, whole no. 528 (July 18, 1850)]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08875.26 Author/Creator: Quincy, Edmund (1808-1877) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Newspaper Date: 18 July 1850 Pagination: 4 p. : newspaper ; 64.3 x 46.8 cm.

With previous owner's signature (John Russell) signed along right margin of first page. Contains Senator William Henry Seward's speech on "the Compromise Bill," proceedings of the New England Anti-Slavery Convention, and miscellaneous other reports. Edited by Quincy and James Russell Lowell. Published weekly by the American Anti-Slavery Society.

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