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Speaker or author: Green, J. E., of Michigan

Newspaper or publication: Liberator

Overview of a brief speech in which the speaker noted the emancipation of slaves in other countries based on their patriotism and willingness to fight for their countries. He compared this to the withholding of freedom from African Americans who had fought bravely for the U. S.

Description of file(s): PDF 2 page, 456 word document (text and images)

Date published: 1863

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

Keywords: American Revolution; Boston; British; Charles Pinckney; Chili; Columbia; Crispus Attucks; emancipation; Hottentots; liberty; Mexico; patriot; Russia; soldiers; West Indies; William C. Nell

People: Attucks, Crispus; Nell, William C.; Pinckney, Charles

Publication type: Newspapers; Speeches

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