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Title: Voice of the Fugitive - January 15, 1851

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)

The writer comments on the irony of a system of slavery existing in the U.S., a country established on the ideas of freedom and liberty.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subjects: African Americans--History--To 1863; Slavery; Slavery--History; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: Constitution; England; government; law; Slavery

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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