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

Summary

  • This report details the effort to establish a colony of freed slaves in Africa and the difficulties encountered therewith. Extracts from letters of Rev. Daniel Coker, agent of the Society in Liberia, give a first-hand account of the experience. Also given here is a declaration of the Society's intentions sent to Congress, an account of legal proceedings against a Cuban slave ship, and a treasurer's report on donations and subscriptions to the Society.

Names

  • American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States.
  • Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Washington : Printed by Davis and Force ..., 1821.

Headings

  • -  African Americans--Colonization--Africa
  • -  Africa--Colonization
  • -  American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States--Congresses

Genre

  • Annual reports--Washington (D.C.)--1821

Notes

  • -  Shoemaker 4467
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Medium

  • 72 p. ; 23 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • E449 .D16 vol. 25, no. 13

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 91898252

Online Format

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  • online text
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

American Society For Colonizing The Free People Of Colour Of The United States, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The fourth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States: with an appendix. Washington: Printed by Davis and Force, 1821. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898252/.

APA citation style:

American Society For Colonizing The Free People Of Colour Of The United States & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1821) The fourth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States: with an appendix. Washington: Printed by Davis and Force. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898252/.

MLA citation style:

American Society For Colonizing The Free People Of Colour Of The United States, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The fourth annual report of the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States: with an appendix. Washington: Printed by Davis and Force, 1821. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898252/>.