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The Anti-Slavery Record, Vol. 1

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09232 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Pamphlet Date: 1835 Pagination: 1 vol. ; 6 issues

Summary of Content: Six issues of The Anti-Slavery Record published by the American Anti-Slavery Society, each bearing a dramatic woodcut illustrating the horrors visited upon slaves. 12 pages each. Includes: No. 6 - June, No. 7 - July, No. 9 - September (2nd edition), No. 10 - October (2nd edition), No. 11 - November (2nd edition), No. 12 - December (1st edition).


Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: AbolitionReform MovementAfrican American HistorySlavery

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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