A long article, by the above title, ends on the second page, with these words:  “What  Must Be Done? … There are three modes in which slavery can be overthrown:…

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1832 Anti-Slavery Organizations

The Liberator :—-EXTRA.  Two page almost entirely devoted to the formation of and constitution of the Boston Young Men’s Anti-Slavery Association  —– an interesting by-line says:   “That which is wrong in…

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1834 Anti-Slavery Organizations Anti-Slavery Society - New England

1834 Anti-Slavery Organizations Females

Includes a notice of the dissolution of the Copartnership of Knapp & Garrison, “by mutual consent”. With an introduction to the new volume, Garrison recites some the history of abolition,…

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1836 Anti-Slavery Organizations Colonization, Anti-colonization Knapp, Isaac Liberator

1836 Anti-Slavery Organizations Rhode Island

1836 Anti-Slavery Organizations Anti-Slavery Society - New England

1836 Anti-Slavery Organizations

1836 Anti-Slavery Organizations

Under a heading,   Children of Boston, March 25, 1837, note addressed to Garrison, and signed by H.C. Wright, Children’s Agent, tells of a meeting of the Juvenile Anti-Slavery Society, at…

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1837 Anti-Slavery Organizations Juvenile Department Wright, Henry

1837 Anti-Slavery Organizations Females

Mary Parker, President and Maria Weston Chapman, Cor. Sec. write to Female Anti-Slavery Societies throughout New England.  The letter commends Sarah and Angelina Grimke for their continued work against slavery,…

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1837 Anti-Slavery Organizations Chapman, Maria Weston Females Grimke, Angelina & Sarah

1837 Anti-Slavery Organizations Liberator

1837 Anti-Slavery Organizations Churches Prejudice

1838 Anti-Slavery Organizations Fanueil Hall Freedom of Speech Lovejoy, Elijah

1838 Anti-Slavery Organizations Cent-A-Week Societies

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1838 Anti-Slavery Organizations Females Nantucket

* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1839 Anti-Slavery Organizations Wright, Elizur

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1839 Abolition Society - Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Organizations

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A. L. Haskell, writes from Newburyport, July 20th:   ” I find the most of our anti-slavery friends firmly united to the parent society, the Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society….” Then he tells…

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A notice appears about a two-day meeting of the Essex County Anti-Slavery Society, to be held in Lynn. Calls for a “strong rallying”; …”Let them evince that abolitionism has indeed…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1840 Anti-Slavery Organizations Essex County

The following resolution was adopted by the Vermont ASS: “That those ministers who, with all the light they now enjoy in regard to the sinfullness of the slaveholder, and the…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1840 Anti-Slavery Organizations Churches Vermont

* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1840 Anti-Slavery Organizations Legislatures of North & South Massachusetts Legislature

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A letter appears from Garrison, upon his return from London: “On the London Convention I shall speak without reserve in future numbers of The Liberator.  It was anything but a…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1840 Anti-Slavery Organizations London Convention

Notice of the party meeting, deferred until February, hoping for the largest “anti-slavery meeting ever assembled in Boston.

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March 5, 1836 In a letter from Brooklyn, Ct, Feb 10, 1836, written to Mr. Oliver Johnson, Garrison indicates that he cannot attend the meeting of the Vermont Anti Slavery…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1836 Anti-Slavery Organizations Slavery

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February 18, 1842 This meeting, held in the Representatives’ Hall, began at an early evening hour, and continued until almost eleven.  Speakers included Remond,  Phillips, Frederick Douglass, Abby Kelley, and…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1842 Anti-Slavery Organizations Douglass, Frederick Kelley, Abby Phillips, Wendell Remond, Lenox

February 25, 1842 Notes of a meeting of the Essex County A.S. Society, Feb 8, 1842.  A resolution presented by Garrison, calling for disunion, debated, and in evening session, finally…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1842 Anti-Slavery Organizations Disunion Essex County

March 18, 1842  The Executive Committee of the Rhode Island State Anti-Slavery Society has voted resolutions calling for the state to remove from its Constitution the word “white”, which restricts…

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September 16, 1842 Here is a record of an Essex County Conference, August 18, held in Andover.  “Reports were listened to from societies in Boston, Cambridge, Danvers, Andover, Reading, Haverhill,…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1843 Anti-Slavery Organizations Latimer, George Petition Drives

March 17, 1843     Commenting on a copy of the Third Annual Report of the British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society, here is the following:  “Referring to the treachery of the…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1843 Anti-Slavery Organizations British Abolition

July 14, 1843 Here is a notice that arrangements have been made for holding one hundred Anti- Slavery Conventions within the next six months, listing parts of the country,  chiefly in New…

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August 11, 1843 In an item addressed to the Essex County Anti-Slavery Conference,  Chapman here pleas for financial support for the cause.  She indicates that her letter is in behalf…

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March 22, 1844 Here is an announcement of one hundred conventions to be held in Massachusetts, listing the towns and dates for each (usual two days each), and indicating some…

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December 3, 1847 “This is the season when Sewing Circles should flourish most ….Sewing Circles are among the best means for agitating and keeping alive the question of anti-slavery.  ….…

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June 29, 1849 From Westminster, June 22, from Alfred Wyman:  “I send you $5.00 as a donation to the Mass. A.S. Society.  It is but a small amount, considering he…

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August 23, 1850 A notice of conventions to be held, pursuant to a resolution at the recent New England Anti-Slavery Convention: It lists meetings to be held in Rutland (Worcester…

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November 7, 1851 Henry C. Wright, writes from Indiana, where he has attended a Women’s Convention.  The Convention has adopted several strong anti-slavery resolutions. One Methodist leader, Bible in hand,…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1851 Anti-Slavery Organizations Churches Females

* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1852 Anti-Slavery Organizations Smith, Gerrit

April 30, 1852 Parker Pillsbury writes that “we have just closed a fatiquing and  every way trying campaign in Maine.  “In Portland we had meetings of a truly cheering character.…

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* ALL ARTICLES CHRONOLOGICALLY 1852 Anti-Slavery Organizations Pillsbury, Parker

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July 16, 1852 The Anti-Slavery office has been robbed.  Fifty dollars is gone, more than three-fourths of which belonged to the Liberator.  It is a “loss we are not well…

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