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Speaker or author: Remond, Charles Lenox, 1810-1873

Newspaper or publication: National Anti-Slavery Standard

The speaker chastised a white member of the convention who was unwilling to donate money but was willing to occupy time. The speaker noted that while many believed in the anti-slavery notion of the U.S. Constitution, there were few who would actually work towards liberating even one slave.

Description of file(s): PDF 1 page, 337 word document (text and image)

Date published: 1856-11-11

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

Keywords: Constitution; equality; freedom; liberty; money; Republican; Samuel D. Porter

People: Porter, Samuel D.

Publication type: Newspapers; Speeches

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