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James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets

The collection contains materials gathered by James Birney in the course of his anti-slavery labors, and items gathered by William Birney while preparing a biography of his father. Over the years the collection has been augmented and now includes both anti- and pro-slavery material; printed speeches; African colonization; politics and campaign biographies; and black eduction.



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James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Elliott, E. N., ed; Christy, David, b. 1802; Bledsoe, Albert Taylor, 1809-1877; Stringfellow, Thornton; Harper, William, 1790-1847; Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864; Cartwright, Samuel Adolphus, 1793-1863; Hodge, Charles, 1797-1878
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Introduction.--Cotton is king: or, Slavery in the light of political economy. By D. Christy.--Liberty and slavery: or, Slavery in the light of moral and political philosophy. By A. T. Bledsoe.--The Bible argument: or, Slavery in the light of divine revelation. By T. Stringfellow.--Slavery in the light of social ethics. By Chancellor Harper.--Slavery in the light of political science. By J. H. Hammond.--Slavery in the light of ethnology. By S. A. Cartwright.--Slavery in the light of...
Topics: Scott, Dred, Fugitive slave law of 1850, Slavery -- United States, Slavery -- Justification
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans, Africa -- Native races
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Brown, William Wells, 1815-1884
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- Missouri, Slaves -- Biography
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895; Smith, James McCune, 1813-1865
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Antislavery movements, Slavery -- Maryland
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
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Topics: Slavery -- Georgia, Slave trade -- United States
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slaves -- United States Emancipation
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- Virginia
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Harper, William, 1790-1847; Dew, Thomas R. (Thomas Roderick), 1802-1846; Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864; Simms, William Gilmore, 1806-1870
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1852, Slavery -- Justification
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Knights of the Golden Circle
"First published by W. Lloyd Garrison & Knap[p]."
Topic: Freedmen
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Mohonk Conference on the Negro Question, 1st, 1890; Barrows, Isabel C. (Isabel Chapin), 1845-1913
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Plantation life, Slavery -- Louisiana, Slavery -- United States Personal narratives
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1830
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- Virginia
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans -- Education
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Stewart, Charles
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Stewart, Charles
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Antislavery movements
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: American Colonization Society, African Americans -- Colonization Africa
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Tucker, Joseph L, African Americans
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: United States -- Politics and government 1829-1837
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: School integration -- Massachusetts, African Americans -- Education
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Spooner, Lysander, 1808-1887
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States, Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1860-
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: United States -- Politics and government 1853-1857, Kansas -- Politics and government 1854-1861...
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Shaler, Nathaniel Southgate, 1841-1906
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans, United States -- Race relations
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Maryland State Colonization Society, African Americans -- Colonization Africa, Maryland in Liberia
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: United States, African Americans -- Civil rights
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Young, Robert Anderson, Blackie, John Stuart, 1809-1895
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862, Campaign literature, 1840 -- Whig
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans, Black race
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
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Topics: African Americans, Miscegenation
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- Maryland
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: United States -- Politics and government 1857-1861
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Blacks -- Colonization Africa
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- Africa, North
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895, comp; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Topic: Slavery -- United States Condition of slaves
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Heyrick, Elizabeth Coltman, 1769-1831; Philadelphia Ladies' Anti-slavery Society
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24 p. ; 22 cm
Topic: Slavery -- West Indies
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- Dominican Republic Insurrections, etc, Dominican Republic -- History 1844-1930
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Jay, William, 1789-1858
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Benezet, Anthony, 1713-1784; Wesley, John, 1703-1791
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Extracts from the writings of Anthony Benezet on the subject of the African slave-trade and American slavery -- Thoughts upon slavery / by John Wesley -- General appendix
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1766, Slavery -- United States Controversial...
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Alvord, John Watson, 1807-1880; United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans -- Education
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Jackson, James William
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954
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Bibliography: p. [9]-20
Topics: American literature -- African American authors History and criticism, American literature --...
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: United States -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Afro-American troops, United States -- History War...
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Eldridge, Elleanor, b. 1785
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Eldridge, Elleanor, b. 1785, African Americans -- Rhode Island Biography, African American women --...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877), Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Virginia
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Brown, John, 1800-1859
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1838
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee to Whom Were Referred Sundry Memorials of the American Colonization Society
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: American Colonization Society, African Americans -- Colonization Africa, Slave trade
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by American Anti-Slavery Society
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Topic: Slavery -- United States Periodicals
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans -- Colonization Africa
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans -- Louisiana History 1863-1877, Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) --...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Underground railroad, Slavery -- United States Fugitive slaves, Antislavery movements
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Walker, Jonathan, 1799-1878, Slavery -- United States Florida, Slavery -- United States Fugitive...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1776
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Massachusetts Colonization Society
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: American Colonization Society, Liberia -- Description and travel
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slaves -- United States Emancipation, Slavery, African Americans
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Law and legislation, United States -- Politics and government Civil War,...
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Channing, William Ellery, 1780-1842; Birney, James Gillespie, 1792-1857
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1836
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Amistad (Schooner)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1856
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Channing, William Ellery, 1780-1842
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Clay, Henry, 1777-1852, Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1839
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: American Colonization Society, African Americans -- Colonization Africa, Fourth of July orations
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Maryland State Colonization Society
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: African Americans -- Colonization Periodicals
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Fitzhugh, George, 1806-1881
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1857, Slavery -- Justification, Labor and...
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: Slavery -- United States
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: United States -- Politics and government 1857-1861
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Thompson, George, 1804-1878
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Great Britain -- Colonies, Slavery -- Great Britain Controversial literature, Slaves -- Emancipation
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Blyden, Edward Wilmot, 1832-1912; Crummell, Alexander, 1819-1898
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Hope for Africa : a discourse delivered in the Presbyterian Church, Seventh Avenue, New York, July 21, 1861 / Rev. Edward W. Blyden -- Address of Rev. Alexander Crummell, at the Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Colonization Society, May 29th, 1861 -- Information for people of color going to Liberia
Topics: African Americans -- Colonization Africa, Liberia
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Thompson, Joseph Parrish, 1819-1879
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: United States -- Race relations
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
by Horton, George Moses, 1798?-ca.1880
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topic: American poetry -- African American authors
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: African Americans -- Colonization Africa, Fourth of July orations, Slave trade -- United States
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
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Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Central Tennessee College, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Roger Williams University, African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Birney Anti-Slavery Collection
Topics: Freedmen -- Washington (D.C.), Slavery -- Washington (D.C.)