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Raymond English anti-slavery collection 1834-1886

Raymond English anti-slavery collection 1834-1886

REAS : John Rylands University Library of Manchester

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Published by John Rylands University Library in Manchester .
Written in English


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Statementcatalogued by David Moore.
ContributionsMoore, David., John Rylands Library.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17529365M

A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. At head of text: " The protest and remonstrance of the Executive committee of the American and foreign anti-slavery society " Also available in digital form. English edition, London, , published under title: A winter in the West Indies. Also available in digital form. Materials Selected from the Rare Book Collection .

Anti-Slavery collection (approximat pieces). In the late 's, the family of William Lloyd Garrison, along with others closely involved in the anti-slavery movement, presented the library with a major gathering of correspondence, documents, and other original material relating to the abolitionist cause from until after the Civil War. Get this from a library! Anti-slavery collection, [Rhodes House Library.] -- Correspondence, minutes, and other papers of the British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society, the Anti-slavery Society, the Aborigines Protection Society, and other similar societies and committees.

Anti-slavery fair! The Abington anti-slavery fair will commence on Monday evening, Nov. 9th, at Union Hall, Anti-slavery fair. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfo Folder Penned by the first Englishwoman known to have earned a living through her writing (Aphra Behn), Oroonoko; or, The Royal Slave was published in , at which time, in the nascent years of abolitionism, it was viewed as a progressive antislavery text. The novel follows an African prince as he is tricked into slavery by “civilized” English slave traders, who thus sell him to an owner in a.


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English MS minute book of the Sheffield Female Anti-Slavery Society, English MS miscellaneous poems concerning slavery, c A small uncatalogued collection of miscellaneous documents concerning the slave trade in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries (purchased from Mrs B. Lees on 19 Mar ) is also available.

Her son, W.H. Chesson, is known to have used the collection for his book Anglo-American relations (), and before he died in he loaned the entire collection to Raymond English, who reportedly wanted to use it for a dissertation.

The collection was received by the John Rylands Library from Mrs E.R. English on 11 Jan Raymond English Anti-Slavery Collection. Date range: It contains letters, letter-books, diaries, lectures and printed works of and concerning the anti-slavery campaigners George Thompson (–), his daughter Amelia Chesson, and his son-in-law Frederick Chesson (–).

Raymond English Anti-Slavery Collection REAS. Previous lists of the Thompson and Chesson papers REAS/1. Letters of George Thompson REAS/2. George Thompson's anti-slavery scrap books REAS/6. George Thompson's diaries REAS/7 "Slavery and Free Trade"; material relating to George Thompson's life and work REAS/8.

The Anti-Slavery Watchman REAS/9. The UML holds a collection of 19th-century anti-slavery pamphlets received in from the executors of Henry Joseph Wilson, The JRUL also holds the Raymond English Anti-Slavery Collection (ref.: GB REAS).

Sheffield University Library holds the James Montgomery Manuscripts, comprises reminiscences of James Montgomery (), poems and manuscripts by him, printed. Bound volume containing personal, domestic and social details, including some material relating to: George Thompson's correspondence, tours, health and social life; Frederick Chesson's domestic and social life; FC attending the examination of a suspected refugee (15 Feb), meeting Lord Stanley at the Colonial Office (19 Mar), and attending the annual meeting of the Anti-Slavery Society (29 May).

From the 19 th century, the Raymond English Anti-Slavery Collection contains papers of George Thompson (), an indefatigable campaigner against slavery who travelled extensively in Britain and America. Some of the Nonconformist Christianity collections also contain valuable material for American history.

The Antislavery Collection contains several hundred printed pamphlets and books pertaining to slavery and antislavery in New England, The holdings include speeches, sermons, proceedings and other publications of organizations such as the American Anti-Slavery Society and the American Colonization Society, and a small number of pro.

4 bound volumes containing extracts from letters to Anne Thompson, Elizabeth Pease (later Nichol) and others, accompanied by and mostly incorporated within Amelia Chesson's own text; including extracts from many letters held in the Raymond English collection (REAS/2), and about whose whereabouts are unknown; arranged broadly but not strictly chronologically, with overlapping dates.

‘An Anti-Slavery Appeal’, Wilson Anti-Slavery Collection. ‘Report of the Edinburgh Ladies’ New Anti-Slavery Association for the Year –, Wilson Anti-Slavery Collection. The Douglass' Monthly appeared from January to August The collection includes documents on Africa, the West Indies, and the American Civil War.

Also included are the Raymond English collection of the letters, diaries, pamphlets and press cuttings of the abolitionist George Donisthorpe Thompson and his son-in-law F. Chesson and the H. Wilson anti-slavery collection of 19th century pamphlets.

George Hibbert (–), English merchant, politician, and ship-owner. A leading member of the pro-slavery lobby, he was awarded £16, in compensation after Britain abolished slavery.

Thomas Hibbert (–), English merchant, he became rich from slave labor on his Jamaican plantations. The great social campaigns of the 19th and early 20th centuries, such as the abolition of slavery, factory reform and the emancipation of women, are documented in the Raymond English Anti-Slavery Collection, the Papers of the Fielden Brothers (including material on John Fielden and William Cobbett), Richard Cobden Letters, and the Women's.

English Tract Collection [Printed] Raymond English Anti-Slavery Collection [Archive] Engravers' Trade Unions Archive [Archive] Esperanto Collection [Printed] Ethiopian Manuscripts [Manuscript] Alfred Cyril Ewing Papers [Archive].

Collection: Slavery: supporters and abolitionists, Volumes Anti-Slavery Papers, These documents unite three formerly separate collections the 'Anti-Slavery Society papers: Trinidad '; 'The Rhodes House papers: material relating to America from anti-slavery collection in Rhodes House, Oxford, ' and 'The.

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Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. The 'Anti-Slavery Papers' contain reports, society minute books, petitions and correspondence from those seeking to end slavery, both in Africa and in America.

Related Collections Licensed to access Slave Trading Records from William Davenport & Co.,   Slavery has helped to change the world, and the world has transformed the institution. From the s, when Europeans first interacted with peoples of other continents to create the most dynamic, productive, and exploitative system of coerced labor in human history, to the twentieth century, where a new system of slavery, larger and more deadly than before, has inundated Europe, this book Reviews: 5.

Included in the collection are records of the Providence (R.I.) Anti-Slavery Society, ; the proceedings of the Anti-slavery Convention of American Women in Philadelphia in ; the eighth annual report of the Boston Female Anti-slavery Society from ; Jonathan Edwards's sermon "The Injustice and Impolicy of the Slave Trade and.

Ferguson Collection is particularly valuable for the study of Scottish history and literature in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. The Poll Book Collection comprises some 1, poll books, broadsides, posters and leaflets relating to English parliamentary elections in.

The collection includes annual reports,submissions to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights (UNCHR) and other related bodies,ephemera & publications of Anti-Slavery International,and publications and reports of Anti-Slavery .It is proposed to make in the college library an anti-slavery collection, complete as possible, for the future historian, in which shall be gathered every book, every pamphlet, every report, every tract, every newspaper, and every private letter on the subject.

For such a collection nothing is.Garrison, William Lloyd,Raymond, Henry J. (Henry Jarvis),American Anti-Slavery Society, Secession, Antislavery movements, Abolitionists Collection bplscas; bostonpubliclibrary; americana Digitizing sponsor Associates of the Boston Public Library / The Boston Foundation Contributor Boston Public Library Language English.