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Title: Provincial Freeman - July 4, 1857

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Provincial Freeman (1853 - 1859)

The writer offers a brief critique of educational and religious societies in Canada and the U.S. Most he concludes are hypocritical.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

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

Keywords: Britain; British; Canada; Christian; Christianity; Church; education; institution; Kingston; Montreal; Quebec; reform; religious societies; school; society

People: Weed, Dr. G. L.

Organization: American Reform, Tract and Book Society; American Sunday School Union; American Tract Society; Congregational Publication Society; Congregational Union of Canada; Massachusetts Sabbath School Society; Upper Canada Tract Society

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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