Book/Printed Material Proceedings of a Convention of the Friends of African Colonization, held in Washington City, May 4, 1842. Proceedings of a Convention of the Friends of African Colonization, held in the Capitol at Washington, May 4, 1842

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Title
Proceedings of a Convention of the Friends of African Colonization, held in Washington City, May 4, 1842.
Other Title
Proceedings of a Convention of the Friends of African Colonization, held in the Capitol at Washington, May 4, 1842
Summary
Discussion of the present state and difficulties of Liberia, with resolutions passed to redress these difficulties. Much attention to the need for funds from the US to finance the colony, especially from state legislatures. Discussion of the slave trade and its abolition; appeal for trade and American protection of Liberia.
Contributor Names
Convention of the Friends of African Colonization (1842 : Washington, D.C.)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
African American Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Washington, Alexander and Barnard, Printers, 1842.
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Colonization--Africa
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
64 p. 24 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E448 .C76
E449 .D16 vol. 25, no. 10 Another copy. Imperfect: covers wanting.
E185 .A254 container C, no. 61 Another copy. Imperfect: p. 49-64 wanting. Formerly part of YA Collection: YA 22011. Source unknown.
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t2510
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbaapc.06100
Library of Congress Control Number
11008703
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Description
Discussion of the present state and difficulties of Liberia, with resolutions passed to redress these difficulties. Much attention to the need for funds from the US to finance the colony, especially from state legislatures. Discussion of the slave trade and its abolition; appeal for trade and American protection of Liberia.
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Convention Of The Friends Of African Colonization, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection, and African American Pamphlet Collection. Proceedings of a Convention of the Friends of African Colonization, held in Washington City, May 4. Washington, Alexander and Barnard, Printers, 1842. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/11008703/.

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Convention Of The Friends Of African Colonization, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection & African American Pamphlet Collection. (1842) Proceedings of a Convention of the Friends of African Colonization, held in Washington City, May 4. Washington, Alexander and Barnard, Printers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/11008703/.

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Convention Of The Friends Of African Colonization, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection, and African American Pamphlet Collection. Proceedings of a Convention of the Friends of African Colonization, held in Washington City, May 4. Washington, Alexander and Barnard, Printers, 1842. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/11008703/>.