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Book/Printed Material Reflections on the causes that led to the formation of the Colonization Society

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Title

  • Reflections on the causes that led to the formation of the Colonization Society: with a view of its probable results: under the following heads: the increase of the coloured population; the origin of the Colonization Society; the manumission of slaves in this country; the declarations of legislatures, and other assembled bodies, in favour of the Society; the situation of the colonists at Monrovia and other towns; moral and religious character of the settlers; the soil and climate of Liberia, its productions and commerce; the advantages to the free coloured population by emigration to Liberia; the character of the natives of Africa, before the irruption of the barbarians; the effects of the colonization on the slave trade--with a slight sketch of that nefarious and accursed traffic ...

Names

  • Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839.
  • African American Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Philadelphia, Printed by Wm. F. Geddes, 1832.

Headings

  • -  American Colonization Society
  • -  African Americans--Colonization--Africa
  • -  Liberia--History--To 1847

Notes

  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and the Internet Archive Web site.

Medium

  • 2 p.l., 19 p. front. 23 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • B448 .C265
  • E185 .A254 container C, no. 41 Another copy. Formerly part of YA Collection: YA 10197. Source unknown.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 11008763

Online Format

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  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Carey, Mathew, and African American Pamphlet Collection. Reflections on the causes that led to the formation of the Colonization Society: with a view of its probable results: under the following heads: the increase of the coloured population; the origin of the Colonization Society; the manumission of slaves in this country; the declarations of legislatures, and other assembled bodies, in favour of the Society; the situation of the colonists at Monrovia and other towns; moral and religious character of the settlers; the soil and climate of Liberia, its productions and commerce; the advantages to the free coloured population by emigration to Liberia; the character of the natives of Africa, before the irruption of the barbarians; the effects of the colonization on the slave trade--with a slight sketch of that nefarious and accursed traffic. Philadelphia, Printed by Wm. F. Geddes, 1832. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/11008763/.

APA citation style:

Carey, M. & African American Pamphlet Collection. (1832) Reflections on the causes that led to the formation of the Colonization Society: with a view of its probable results: under the following heads: the increase of the coloured population; the origin of the Colonization Society; the manumission of slaves in this country; the declarations of legislatures, and other assembled bodies, in favour of the Society; the situation of the colonists at Monrovia and other towns; moral and religious character of the settlers; the soil and climate of Liberia, its productions and commerce; the advantages to the free coloured population by emigration to Liberia; the character of the natives of Africa, before the irruption of the barbarians; the effects of the colonization on the slave trade--with a slight sketch of that nefarious and accursed traffic. Philadelphia, Printed by Wm. F. Geddes. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/11008763/.

MLA citation style:

Carey, Mathew, and African American Pamphlet Collection. Reflections on the causes that led to the formation of the Colonization Society: with a view of its probable results: under the following heads: the increase of the coloured population; the origin of the Colonization Society; the manumission of slaves in this country; the declarations of legislatures, and other assembled bodies, in favour of the Society; the situation of the colonists at Monrovia and other towns; moral and religious character of the settlers; the soil and climate of Liberia, its productions and commerce; the advantages to the free coloured population by emigration to Liberia; the character of the natives of Africa, before the irruption of the barbarians; the effects of the colonization on the slave trade--with a slight sketch of that nefarious and accursed traffic. Philadelphia, Printed by Wm. F. Geddes, 1832. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/11008763/>.