Death Hon. of James G. Birney

December 4, 1857

The death of Birney is recognized, with a recounting of his major accomplishments. He was highly courteous and dignified in his manners, less able as a speaker than as a writer, true to his convictions, and devoid of sectarian malevolence.”
On another page of this issue is a New York Herald story of Birney’s death.

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