Book/Printed Material The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, Sept. 15, 1791

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Title
The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans : illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, Sept. 15, 1791
Summary
Logical arguments against slavery and the slave trade. Edwards advocates abolition of both in the U.S. and abroad. Appendix contains further agruments about manumission and alleged problem with it, especially in the South. Edwards was a Congregational minister and president of Union College in Schenectady, N.Y.
Contributor Names
Edwards, Jonathan, 1745-1801.
Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage.
Francis Markoe Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Boston : Wells and Lilly..., 1822.
Subject Headings
-  Slavery--United States
-  Slave trade--Sermons
Genre
Sermons--Connecticut--New Haven--1791
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and on the Internet Archive Web site.
Medium
40 p. ; 25 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E446 .E28
AC901 .M2 vol. 15, no. 1 Copy no. undetermined.
E449 .D16 vol. 23, no. 11 Copy no. undetermined.
AC901 .M5 vol. 295, no. 1 Copy no. undetermined.
AC901 .M5 vol. 1058, no. 16 Copy no. undetermined.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/scd0001.0011932578A
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/scd0001.00119325742
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t2311
Library of Congress Control Number
10032498
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Description
Logical arguments against slavery and the slave trade. Edwards advocates abolition of both in the U.S. and abroad. Appendix contains further agruments about manumission and alleged problem with it, especially in the South. Edwards was a Congregational minister and president of Union College in Schenectady, N.Y.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/10032498
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Chicago citation style:

Edwards, Jonathan, And The Relief Of Persons Unlawfully Holden In Bondage Connecticut Society For The Promotion Of Freedom, Francis Markoe Pamphlet Collection, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection, and Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection. The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans: illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, Sept. 15. Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1822. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/10032498/.

APA citation style:

Edwards, J., Connecticut Society For The Promotion Of Freedom, A. T. R. O. P. U. H. I. B., Francis Markoe Pamphlet Collection, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection & Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection. (1822) The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans: illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, Sept. 15. Boston: Wells and Lilly. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/10032498/.

MLA citation style:

Edwards, Jonathan, et al. The injustice and impolicy of the slave trade, and of the slavery of the Africans: illustrated in a sermon preached before the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and for the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage, at their annual meeting in New-Haven, Sept. 15. Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1822. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/10032498/>.