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Constitution of the New-England anti-slavery society with an address to the public. by Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society

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Published by Printed by Garrison and Knapp in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Slavery -- United States -- Societies, etc.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE449 .M414 H
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23290724M
LC Control Number11011802

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New-England Anti-Slavery Society. Constitution of the New-England Anti-Slavery Society. Boston: Printed by Garrison and Knapp, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Buffum; New-England Anti-Slavery Society. The name of the society was changed in to the Massachusetts Anti -Slavery Society Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy (copy 1) has preliminary page (removed and enclosed in mylar) of formerly bound volume with inscription "Joshua Coffin's Book, Newbury, Mass.", and a ms. table of contents. At' the regular monthly meeting of the New-England Anti- Slavery Society, held on the evening of Feb. 27, , Voted, That a copy of the Constitution and Address of the Society be sent to all the editors of newspapers in New-Eng- land, respectfully requesting them to insert in their columns a notice of the formation of the Society, with the.   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Constitution of the New-England anti-slavery society by Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society; 1 edition; First published .

The American Anti-Slavery Society (AASS; –) was an abolitionist society founded by William Lloyd Garrison and Arthur Tappan. Frederick Douglass, an escaped slave, was a key leader of this society who often spoke at its meetings. William Wells Brown was also a freed slave who often spoke at meetings. By , the society had 1, local chapters with around . New-England Anti-Slavery Society. Constitution of the New-England Anti-Slavery Society. Boston: Printed by Garrison and Knapp, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Buffum; New-England Anti-Slavery Society. Predecessors New England Anti-Slavery Society. The New England Anti-Slavery Society (–) was formed by William Lloyd Garrison, editor of The Liberator, in The Liberator was also its official publication.. Based in Boston, Massachusetts, members of the New England Anti-slavery Society supported immediate abolition and viewed slavery as immoral . The American Anti-Slavery Society was formed in under the leadership of William Lloyd Garrison; by it had auxiliary societies and , to , members. Members argued on both religious and “natural” grounds, through periodicals, pamphlets, and lecturers, that all individuals had the right to liberty.

Editor of radical abolitionist newspaper "The Liberator", and one of the founders of the American Anti-Slavery Society. gradual emancipation a method of abolishing slavery slowly so that the transition from a slave to a wage labor system is less disruptive. abolition African American Anti-Slavery Society appeared believe blacks body born called cause character Christian citizens Colonization Society colored condition consider Constitution continued course District doubt duty effect emancipation evil express fact Father feel force formed freedom friends give given hand heart hold hope human hundred. NEW ENGLAND ANTISLAVERY SOCIETY. NEW ENGLAND ANTISLAVERY SOCIETY (NEAS). This group was the first antislavery association among white activists to demand immediate, unconditional abolition of slavery and equal rights for black Americans, without compensation to the slaveowners and without colonization (forced expatriation) of the freed slaves. Return to Top of Page. Chapter: “Activity of the Abolitionists. - Action of Northern Legislatures,” by Henry Wilson, in History of the Rise and Fall of the Slave Power in America, During the years of - 35 the operations of the New England Antislavery Society, which had, owing to the formation of the American Society, taken the name and become the Massachusetts Antislavery.