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Facts and opinions touching the real origin, character, and influence of the American Colonization Society : views of Wilberforce, Clarkson, and others, and opinions of the free people of color of the United States

Title
Facts and opinions touching the real origin, character, and influence of the American Colonization Society : views of Wilberforce, Clarkson, and others, and opinions of the free people of color of the United States / by G.B. Stebbins ; preface by Hon. William Jay.
Author
Stebbins, G. B. (Giles Badger), 1817-1900.
Publication
Boston : John P. Jewett and Company ; Cleveland, Ohio : Jewett, Proctor, and Worthington, 1853.

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Additional Authors
  • Jay, William, 1789-1858.
  • Jewett, Proctor, and Worthington, publisher.
  • John P. Jewett & Co., publisher.
  • Boston Stereotype Foundry, stereotyper.
Description
viii, 5-224 p.; 20 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Alternative Title
Origin, character, and influence of the American Colonization Society
Subjects
Note
  • "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1853, by John P. Jewett & Co., In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts."--copyright statement, verso of title page.
  • "Stereotyped at the Boston Stereotype Foundry."--verso of title page.
Indexed In (note)
  • Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.)
  • Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time
Provenance (note)
  • is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Contents
Introductory chapter -- Origin of the Colonization Society -- Terms of the partnership ; Disclaims hostility to slavery -- Apologies for slavery ; Appeals to fear and interest -- Opposed to unconditional emancipation ; Hostile to the antislavery movement -- Its philanthropy would send the colored people to Liberia, but degrade them here -- Favots expulsion of the free colored people -- Favors proscriptive legislation ; Asks governmental aid -- Slavery a providential dispensation -- Saved the union -- Plans cruel and impracticable ; Influence on free people of color evil ; On views of duty deceptive -- Liberia ; The slave trade ; Impracticable remedy ; "The missionary colony" ; Influence on natives ; Education, &c. -- Conclusion ; Both sides -- Opinions of the free people of color -- Opinions of Clarkson, Wilberforce, and others -- Protest -- Letter from Thomas Clarkson to William Lloyd Garrison.
Call Number
Sc Rare 326.8C-S (Stebbins, G. Facts and opinions)
OCLC
9253505
Author
Stebbins, G. B. (Giles Badger), 1817-1900.
Title
Facts and opinions touching the real origin, character, and influence of the American Colonization Society : views of Wilberforce, Clarkson, and others, and opinions of the free people of color of the United States / by G.B. Stebbins ; preface by Hon. William Jay.
Imprint
Boston : John P. Jewett and Company ; Cleveland, Ohio : Jewett, Proctor, and Worthington, 1853.
Indexed In:
Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.), 9780
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 91011
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare 326.8C-S (accession no. B520696) is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
Local Note
Schomburg Center researchers are restricted to the microform copy in: Sc Micro R-6708 no. 3. or the electronic resource.
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Jay, William, 1789-1858.
Jewett, Proctor, and Worthington, publisher.
John P. Jewett & Co., publisher.
Boston Stereotype Foundry, stereotyper.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Running Title
Origin, character, and influence of the American Colonization Society
Research Call Number
Sc Rare 326.8C-S (Stebbins, G. Facts and opinions)
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