Book/Printed Material A history of Oberlin : or New lights of the West. Embracing the conduct and character of the officers and students of the institution, together with the colonists, from the founding of the institution New lights of the West / Oberlin unmasked

[ Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection copy ]

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Title
A history of Oberlin : or New lights of the West. Embracing the conduct and character of the officers and students of the institution, together with the colonists, from the founding of the institution
Other Title
New lights of the West
Oberlin unmasked
Summary
Smith traces the history of Oberlin, Ohio, and its college and seminary, from which he was expelled and of which he is quite contemptible. He also gives an account of abolitionism at Oberlin, including the role of the community as a way-station on the "underground railroad" for escaped slaves.
Contributor Names
Smith, Delazon.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Cleveland : S. Underhill & Son, Printers, 1837.
Subject Headings
-  Oberlin College--History
Notes
-  "For sale at the Office of the Cleveland liberalist." -- Cover.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and on the Internet Archive Web site.
-  LC copy has inscriptions in ink on cover: Deposit Oct. 25th, 1837 ... Label fixed to cover: No. 40, 1837. Other inscriptions in ink on cover, verso of cover and verso of t.p.
Medium
82 p. ; 18 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
LD4168 .S6
E449 .D16 vol. 13, no. 6 Another copy.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t1306
Library of Congress Control Number
07006571
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Description
Smith traces the history of Oberlin, Ohio, and its college and seminary, from which he was expelled and of which he is quite contemptible. He also gives an account of abolitionism at Oberlin, including the role of the community as a way-station on the "underground railroad" for escaped slaves.
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Chicago citation style:

Smith, Delazon, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A history of Oberlin: or New lights of the West. Embracing the conduct and character of the officers and students of the institution, together with the colonists, from the founding of the institution. Cleveland: S. Underhill & Son, Printers, 1837. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/07006571/.

APA citation style:

Smith, D. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1837) A history of Oberlin: or New lights of the West. Embracing the conduct and character of the officers and students of the institution, together with the colonists, from the founding of the institution. Cleveland: S. Underhill & Son, Printers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/07006571/.

MLA citation style:

Smith, Delazon, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A history of Oberlin: or New lights of the West. Embracing the conduct and character of the officers and students of the institution, together with the colonists, from the founding of the institution. Cleveland: S. Underhill & Son, Printers, 1837. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/07006571/>.