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Paper respecting the abolition of slavery and the condition of the libertos in Porto Rico.

Paper respecting the abolition of slavery and the condition of the libertos in Porto Rico.

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Published by Printed by Harrison and Sons in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesSlave trade no. 3 (1875); C. 1236
ContributionsGreat Britain. Foreign Office.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20883647M

‘ The slave owners rather than giving enough food, clothing, and shelter treated the Africans as resulted in revolts across the country because of the harsh treatment of the slaves by the slave owners in the plantations. In the late 1 ass’s, there were about two thousand groups and activists who were speaking out against slavery. The main reasons for the abolition of the slave trade The trading and exportation of slaves has been a large part if Britain’s history since the early 15th century and the British Empire had been partly founded on the basis of exchanging slaves for goods and foreign products. years after the slave trade began and people were finally realizing how morally wrong the exchanging of humans.

BOOK REVIEWS AND NOTICES GENERAL Historia de la Esclavittd Negra en Puerto Rica (). By Luis M. DIAZ SOLER. Ediciones de la Universidad de Puerto Rico. Madrid: Imprenta Viuda de Galo Saez, n. d. Paper pp. [xi]-xv, Puerto Rico was fortunate in never having a large number of Negro slaves. Although early in the sixteenth century both. The act was a comprehensive attempt to close the slave trade. By passing the law in March, Congress gave all slave traders nine months to close down their operations in the United States. Act of ; The ten sections of the act were designed to eliminate all American participation in the trade. Section 1 set the tone.

An Act for the Abolition of Slavery throughout the British Colonies () – The resolution of Great Britain to abolish slavery in the West Indies emboldened American abolitionists. Lydia Maria Child, An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans () – In Child was probably the best-known woman writer in America. An escaped slaves who gave personal testimony about the brutality of slavery self-educated Moderate abolitionist book: The narrator of the life of Fredrick Douglass wanted to use political and direct action to end slavery He started the anti-slavery journal of The Northern Star.


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InWilliam Wells Brown, abolitionist and former slave, published The Anti-Slavery Harp, “a collection of songs for anti-slavery meetings,” which contains songs and occasional poems. The Anti-Slavery Harp is in the format of a “songster”—giving the lyrics and indicating the tunes to which they are to be sung, but with no music.

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