Recollections and experiences of an abolitionist

from 1855 to 1865. by Alexander Milton Ross

Publisher: Rowsell and Hutchison in Toronto

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 628
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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Brown, John, 1800-1859.,
  • Antislavery movements -- United States.,
  • Fugitive slaves -- United States.

Edition Notes

StatementBy A. M. Ross.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE450 .R82
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., [xiii]-xv, 224 p.
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6555540M
LC Control Number13006098
OCLC/WorldCa2835301

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Description: 11, [1], xii,[1] pages, [1] page of plates: illustrations, portraits ; 19 cm. Contents. Recollections and Experiences of an Abolitionist By Dr Ross () This comment system requires you to be logged in through either a Disqus account or an account you already have with Google, Twitter, Facebook or Yahoo.

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His autobiography, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano; or, Gustavus Vassa, the African, Written by Himself (), with its strong abolitionist stance and detailed description of life in Nigeria.

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–), in western Europe and the Americas, the movement chiefly responsible for creating the emotional climate necessary for ending the transatlantic slave trade and chattel slavery. With the decline of Roman slavery in the 5th century, the institution waned in western Europe and by the 11th century had virtually.

Recollections and Experiences of an Abolitionist Chapter I - First Impressions of Human Slavery Brougham, and other English abolitionists, which I read in my youth, and in later years from the eloquent appeals for the freedom of the enslaved, made by Wendell Phillips, William Lloyd Garrison, Theodore Parker, and Gerrit Smith.

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In the United States during the Great Depression (s), more than 2, additional oral histories on life. Recollections of the Civil War Ivory J. Martin Sullivan, Illinois. My earliest recollection is of a time when I must have been less than two years of age. I had been asleep lying on the floor under a table which was against a wall on one side and one the other a table cloth reached nearly to the floor, making it quite dark under the table.The abolitionist Lysander Spooner’s book The Unconstitutionality of Slavery, which argued in detail that the Founders had created an antislavery Constitution, also helped persuade Douglass to reconsider his stance on the American political system.

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As Frederick Douglass would remind an audience in an speech: “The real question, the all-commanding question, is whether American justice.