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Title: Weekly Anglo-African - May 4, 1861

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer reports on the current economic status of the West Indies. Since Emancipation, the islands have flourished, both socially and economically.

Description of file(s): two scanned newspaper pages (three columns)

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

Keywords: "The Order of Free Labor"; abolition; Barbadoes; Bridgetown Harbor; Democrat; economics; emancipation; employment; exports; government; imports; Jamaica; labor; labor; Leeward Islands; letters; New York Times; politics; population; school; sugar; trade; Windward

People: Sewalt, Mr.

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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