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Topic: abolition

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1996
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1996
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Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master

Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master

Illustration shows the reversal of roles for slaves and slave masters, with former slaves now in the role of the slave master. No known restrictions on publication. Forms part of British Cartoon Prints Collect... more

The abolition of the slave trade Or the inhumanity of dealers in human flesh exemplified in Captn. Kimber's treatment of a young Negro girl of 15 for her virjen (sic) modesty.

The abolition of the slave trade Or the inhumanity of dealers in human...

Print shows sailor on a slave ship suspending an African girl by her ankle from a rope over a pulley. Captain John Kimber stands on the left with a whip in his hand. Title from item. Attributed to I. Cruikshank... more

The gradual abolition off the slave trade or leaving of sugar by degrees

The gradual abolition off the slave trade or leaving of sugar by degre...

Print shows George III sitting at a table with the Queen and two of his daughters, and the Queen's Keeper of the Robes, Juliana Elizabeth Schwellenbergen holding a bottle of "Brandy", discussing the use of suga... more

Title page of a pamphlet: A Plan for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery in the United States, without Danger or Loss to the Citizens of the South (Baltimore: Benj. Lundy, 1825)

Title page of a pamphlet: A Plan for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery ...

Illus. in: A Plan for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery in the United States, without Danger or Loss to the Citizens of the South (Baltimore: Benj. Lundy, 1825), title page. Reference copy may be in LCQJ, Spring... more

Earl of Marr from "The History of Scotland, from the Union to the abolition of the heritable jurisdictions in 1748, etc"

Earl of Marr from "The History of Scotland, from the Union to the abol...

This image has been taken from scan 000356 from volume 01 of "The History of Scotland, from the Union to the abolition of the heritable jurisdictions in 1748, etc". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

Flora MacDonald from "The History of Scotland, from the Union to the abolition of the heritable jurisdictions in 1748, etc"

Flora MacDonald from "The History of Scotland, from the Union to the a...

This image has been taken from scan 000440 from volume 02 of "The History of Scotland, from the Union to the abolition of the heritable jurisdictions in 1748, etc". The title and subject terms of this image hav... more

portrait from "[The History of Scotland, from the Union to the abolition of the heritable jurisdictions in 1748, etc.]"

portrait from "[The History of Scotland, from the Union to the aboliti...

This image has been taken from scan 000358 from volume 01 of "[The History of Scotland, from the Union to the abolition of the heritable jurisdictions in 1748, etc.]". The title and subject terms of this image ... more

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their inhabitants, immediately before and after the abolition of negro slavery"

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Win...

This image has been taken from scan 000091 from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their ... more

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their inhabitants, immediately before and after the abolition of negro slavery"

map from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Win...

This image has been taken from scan 000065 from "The West Indies: the natural and physical history of the Windward and Leeward Colonies; with some account of the moral, social, and political condition of their ... more

Abolition frowned down

Abolition frowned down

A satire on enforcement of the "gag-rule" in the House of Representatives, prohibiting discussion of the question of slavery. Growing antislavery sentiment in the North coincided with increased resentment by so... more

Slavery abolished by the laws of nature!!! Negroes not of the same species with white men!!! The mulatto race will soon cease to exist!! [Regarding course of lectures in aid of the abolition of slavery in the United States to be given by Robert

Slavery abolished by the laws of nature!!! Negroes not of the same spe...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 155, Folder 24.

The Republican Standard.

The Republican Standard.

Partly colored broadside in five columns within a colored border of a rail fence. Heading in a large type. No 1745, Vol. 3. T. W. Streeter Collection sale, 1967.

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the rescue! Your soil has been invaded by your abolition foes, and we call upon you to rally at once, and drive them back. We want volunteers to march immediately to Staunton and

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the ...

C. S. A. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 187, Folder 10a.

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the rescue! Your soil has been invaded by your abolition foes, and we call upon you to rally at once, and drive them back. We want volunteers to march immediately to Grafton and r

Head quarters, Virginia forces, Staunton, Va. Men of Virginia, to the ...

C. S.; On verso: 87 #10. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 187, Folder 10.

portrait from "My imprisonment and the first year of abolition rule at Washington"

portrait from "My imprisonment and the first year of abolition rule at...

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "My imprisonment and the first year of abolition rule at Washington". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of... more

An abolition traitor. There are traitors in the North as well as in the South, and there are abolitionists in the South as well as in the North ... Will the workingmen of the Union help them any longer? [Signed] A Democratic workingman. New York

An abolition traitor. There are traitors in the North as well as in th...

Civil war- draft riots.; On verso, Copy 1: 11031.02. On recto, Copy 3: 20859i 14; Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 du... more

Political caricature. No. 3, The abolition catastrophe. Or the November smash-up

Political caricature. No. 3, The abolition catastrophe. Or the Novembe...

Lincoln's support of abolition is portrayed here as a liability in his race to the White House against Democratic candidate George B. McClellan. At top a smoothly run train "Union" heads straight for the White... more

The silent sorrow of the enfranchised slave.

The silent sorrow of the enfranchised slave.

Surrounded by mourning border.

The Triumph of freedom over slavery. Thirty eighth Congress of the United States of America.

The Triumph of freedom over slavery. Thirty eighth Congress of the Uni...

Facsimile lithograph. Contains Lincoln's signature.

Uncle Abe's valentine sent by Columbia; an envelope full of broken chains.

Uncle Abe's valentine sent by Columbia; an envelope full of broken cha...

Some clipped from newspapers. Principal subject matter: The election campaign of 1864.

Celebration of the abolition of slavery in the District of Columbia by the colored people, in Washington, April 19, 1866 / sketched by F. Dielman.

Celebration of the abolition of slavery in the District of Columbia by...

Large crowd of African Americans celebrating the abolition of slavery in Washington, D.C. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 10, no. 489 (1866 May 12), p. 300. Reference copy in LOT 4422-C. Exhibited: The African A... more

map from "A Year in Brazil. With notes on the abolition of slavery, the finances of the empire, religion, meteorology, natural history, etc. ... With ten full-page illustrations and two maps"

map from "A Year in Brazil. With notes on the abolition of slavery, th...

This image has been taken from scan 000491 from "A Year in Brazil. With notes on the abolition of slavery, the finances of the empire, religion, meteorology, natural history, etc. ... With ten full-page illustr... more

map from "A Year in Brazil. With notes on the abolition of slavery, the finances of the empire, religion, meteorology, natural history, etc. ... With ten full-page illustrations and two maps"

map from "A Year in Brazil. With notes on the abolition of slavery, th...

This image has been taken from scan 000493 from "A Year in Brazil. With notes on the abolition of slavery, the finances of the empire, religion, meteorology, natural history, etc. ... With ten full-page illustr... more