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.
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 : Printed by Davis and Force ..., 1821.
Subject 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
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t2513
Library of Congress Control Number
91898252
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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.
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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/.

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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/.

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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/>.