Book/Printed Material A letter to the committee chosen by the American Tract Society, to inquire into the proceedings of its Executive Committee, in relation to slavery

[ Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection copy ]

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Title
A letter to the committee chosen by the American Tract Society, to inquire into the proceedings of its Executive Committee, in relation to slavery
Summary
A letter to the American Tract Society in response to a decision not to publish a tract that touched upon slavery. Jay raises points about slavery, Christianity, and Society philosophy that pertain to the decision. He condemns slavery and feels the Society should condemn it in its publications.
Contributor Names
Jay, William, 1789-1858.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[New York? : s.n., 1857]
Subject Headings
-  Slavery--United States
-  American Tract Society
-  Slavery and the church
Genre
Letters--New York--1857
Notes
-  Also available in digital form.
Medium
38 p. ; 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .A5252
E449 .D16 vol. 22, no. 4 Another copy. "1857" written in ink on t.p.
Library of Congress Control Number
11010292
Language
English
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A letter to the American Tract Society in response to a decision not to publish a tract that touched upon slavery. Jay raises points about slavery, Christianity, and Society philosophy that pertain to the decision. He condemns slavery and feels the Society should condemn it in its publications.
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Jay, William, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A letter to the committee chosen by the American Tract Society, to inquire into the proceedings of its Executive Committee, in relation to slavery. [New York?: s.n, 1857] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/11010292/.

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Jay, W. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1857) A letter to the committee chosen by the American Tract Society, to inquire into the proceedings of its Executive Committee, in relation to slavery. [New York?: s.n] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/11010292/.

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Jay, William, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A letter to the committee chosen by the American Tract Society, to inquire into the proceedings of its Executive Committee, in relation to slavery. [New York?: s.n, 1857] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/11010292/>.

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