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Speaker or author: Douglass, H. Ford

Newspaper or publication: Presscopy -- Harvard University, Cambridge -- Rare Books & Manuscripts

Speech discussing the politics of slavery stressing the influence of government and political figures in continuing the institution.

Description of file(s): PDF 3 page, 1,045 word document (text and images)

Date published: 1856-11-15

Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: Anti-Slavery Society; Britain; education; England; Franklin Pierce; Frederick Douglass; freedom; John C. Calhoun; liberty; Missouri; politics; Robert Toombs; Wendell Phillips

People: Calhoun, John C.; Douglass, Frederick; Phillips, Wendell; Pierce, Franklin; Toombs, Robert

Publication type: Speeches; Text

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