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[Constitution of the Leicester Anti-Slavery Association]

[Constitution of the Leicester Anti-Slavery Association]

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Published in [Leicester, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Antislavery movements,
  • Abolitionists

  • About the Edition

    The names of the officers and the town anti-slavery committee are handwritten below the typed constitution, which is comprised of fifteen articles.

    Edition Notes

    SeriesSamuel May Correspondence
    The Physical Object
    Format[manuscript]
    Pagination1 leaf (2 p.) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25532068M

    The Constitution and Enabling Act of the State of Oklahoma: annotated, with references to the constitution, statutes and decision of other states and the United States / (Kansas, City, Mo.: Pipes-Reed Book Company, ), by Oklahoma and .   The first time the Constitution references slavery by name was in the 13th amendment, which abolished the institution. Prior to its passage, the Constitution did not support slavery, but it definitely did not denounce it either. The Constitution's indecisive stance on slavery was one of its biggest : Eric Burroughs.

    The Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society, headquartered in Boston, was organized as an auxiliary of the American Anti-Slavery Society in Its roots were in the New England Anti-Slavery Society, organized by William Lloyd Garrison, editor of The Liberator, in , after the defeat of a proposal for a college for blacks in New Haven. (See Noyes Academy. While it admits that each State, in which Slavery exists, has, by the Constitution of the United States, the exclusive right to legislate in regard to its abolition in said State, it shall aim to convince all our fellow-citizens, by arguments addressed to their understandings and consciences, that Slaveholding is a heinous crime in the sight of.

    The Anti-Slavery Society organised meetings, arranged the signing of petitions, printed and distributed anti-slavery propaganda and employed people to go on lecture tours of the United States. By the society had , members, published more than twenty journals and 2, local chapters.   The three-fifths clause, which states that three-fifths of “all other persons” (i.e. slaves) will be counted for both taxation and representation, was a Author: David Waldstreicher.


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The book characterizes the Constitution as pro-slavery because it wasn't sufficiently anti-slavery, once very explicitly (misrecorded the page number).

The Prologue was titled "Meaningful Silences". While the author sometimes presents the alternative perspectives, he is so partisan to his own that I didn't feel that I could trust him to be fair 4/4(9).

Book/Printed Material The constitution of the American Anti-Slavery Society: with the Declaration of the National Anti-Slavery Convention at Philadelphia, December, and The address to the public, issued by the Executive Committee of the society, in September, Slavery and the Constitution book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book was converted from its physical edition to th /5. The Constitution and Slavery Frederick Douglass The North Star Ma The assertion which we made five weeks ago, that “the Constitution, if strictly construed according to its reading,” is not a pro-slavery instrument, has excited some interest amongst our.

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Constitution of the Philadelphia Anti-Slavery Society: Format: Paperback. The compensation of the agents shall be deter- mined by the Board of Managers. Article Any Anti-Slavery Society, or any association founded on kindred principles in the New-England States, may become auxiliary to this Society, by contributing to its funds, and by sending a delegate, or delegates, to attend its meetings.

Article Shackles American Anti-Slavery Society:Manifesto () The shackle was used during slave trade in the French West Indies colony of Saint-Domingue. Saint-Domingue occupied the western third of the formerly Spanish controlled island of Hispaniola.

Saint-Domingue was popular for. Was the Constitution of a Pro or Anti Slavery document essaysThe constitution of the United States was created with the intentions of a separation of powers, established to reconstruct the failing Articles of Confederation.

The constitutional convention never. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Ohio Anti-Slavery Society, organized in Putnam, Ohio, April, later moved to Cleveland, Ohio. but in he lost his voice, and was appointed by the American anti-slavery society editor of its books and pamphlets.

In '3 he labored in Washington in aid of the anti-slavery members of congress, and in he established at. The American Anti-Slavery Society was formed in under the leadership of William Lloyd Garrison; by it had auxiliary societies andtomembers. Members argued on both religious and “natural” grounds, through periodicals, pamphlets, and lecturers, that all individuals had the right to liberty.

Name. Under the designation the “Anti-Slavery Society” there is established a body to be known as the Anti-Slavery Society.: 2. Definitions. In this Constitution: “Anti-Slavery Society Fund” means the Anti-Slavery Society Fund encompassing all the property of the Society, and includes the Society’s.

Modern Day Slavery This statement is made by Leicester City Football Club Limited (“LCFC”). LCFC is a professional football club which plays its home matches at King Power Stadium in Leicester and participates in domestic as well as European club competitions.

American Anti-Slavery Society, (–70), promoter, with its state and local auxiliaries, of the cause of immediate abolition of slavery in the United States. As the main activist arm of the Abolition Movement (see abolitionism), the society was founded in under the leadership of William Lloyd its auxiliary societies numbered 2, with a total.

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His book is an effort to disprove the analysis of many prominent historians, including two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Bernard Bailyn of Harvard University, that the Constitution was the. or editor of more than twenty books and over one hundred scholarly articles.

His books include A March of Liberty: A Constitutional History of the United States (Oxford University Press. Books shelved as anti-slavery: TransAtlantic by Colum McCann, Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation b.DECLAXATION OF SENTIMENTS OF THE AMERICAN: ANTI-SLAVERY SOCiETY., Adopted at the Formation of said Society, in Philadelphia, on the 4th day of December, DECLARATION, The Convention assembled in the City of Philadelphia, to organize a National Anti- Slavery Society, promptly seize the o po~tuuity to promulgate the lbllowing DECLAEA.Create an account or log into Facebook.

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