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Speaker or author: Garnet, Henry Highland, 1815-1882.

Newspaper or publication: Emancipator

Speech encouraging the continued efforts of the Liberty Party of Massachusetts in their fight for the abolition of slavery. Mr. Garnet expressed that his speech was " show future generations the course we pursued in 1842; they will award to us consistency in our conduct, honesty of purpose, and entire devotedness to the cause of holy and impartial freedom."

Description of file(s): PDF 7 page, 2,190 word document (text and images)

Date published: 1842

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

Keywords: empathy; freedom; government; humanity; John Delancey; liberty; oppression; politics; slave traffic; slaveholders; Texas; tyranny

People: Delancey, John

Organization: The Liberty Party of Massachusetts

Publication type: Newspapers; Speeches

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