Book/Printed Material The tenth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States : with an appendix.

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Title
The tenth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States : with an appendix.
Summary
The Society's tenth annual report details a decade of the Society's achievements and includes the following: resolutions on slavery and the slave trade, a long exposition about the Society and the benefits of African American colonization of Africa by Henry Clay, a Vice-President of the Society, and a report summarizing ten years of the Society's existence and its accomplishments in Liberia. The appendix presents state legislature resoultions favoring African colonization and a Society proposal for US government aid in financing resettlement. Also included are the constitution of the Society and a list of state chapters with officers.
Contributor Names
American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Washington : Way & Gideon, Printers, 1827.
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Colonization--Liberia
-  Slavery--United States
-  Slaves--Emancipation--United States
-  American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States--Congresses
Genre
Annual reports--Washington (D.C.)--1827
Notes
-  Shoemaker 27828
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
101, [2] pages ; 22 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
AC901 .M2 vol. 12, no. 7
E449 .D16 vol. 25, no. 12 Another copy. Inscriptions in pencil throughout the text.
Source Collection
American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States. The ... annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States
Library of Congress Control Number
88880154
OCLC Number
17879960
Language
English
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Description
The Society's tenth annual report details a decade of the Society's achievements and includes the following: resolutions on slavery and the slave trade, a long exposition about the Society and the benefits of African American colonization of Africa by Henry Clay, a Vice-President of the Society, and a report summarizing ten years of the Society's existence and its accomplishments in Liberia. The appendix presents state legislature resoultions favoring African colonization and a Society proposal for US government aid in financing resettlement. Also included are the constitution of the Society and a list of state chapters with officers.
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American Society For Colonizing The Free People Of Colour Of The United States, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The tenth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States: with an appendix. Washington: Way & Gideon, Printers, 1827. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/88880154/.

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American Society For Colonizing The Free People Of Colour Of The United States & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1827) The tenth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States: with an appendix. Washington: Way & Gideon, Printers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88880154/.

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American Society For Colonizing The Free People Of Colour Of The United States, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The tenth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States: with an appendix. Washington: Way & Gideon, Printers, 1827. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88880154/>.

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