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Anti-Slavery Medallion, Wedgwood porcelain manufactory, England
An address to the public, from the Pennsylvania Society for promoting the abolition of slavery, and the relief of free negroes, unlawfully held in bondage ... Signed by order of the Society, B. Franklin, President. Philadelphia, 9th of November,
Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master, British Cartoon Print

Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master, British Cartoon P...

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

An address to the public, from the Pennsylvania Society for promoting the abolition of slavery, and the relief of free negroes, unlawfully held in bondage ... Signed by order of the Society, B. Franklin, President. Philadelphia, 9th of November,
The gradual abolition off the slave trade or leaving of sugar by degrees, British Cartoon Print

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

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., British Cartoon Print

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 Committee to whom was referred the several petitions of the Quakers of New-England, of the Providence Society for the abolition of the slave-trade, and the petition from the delegates of the several societies for the same purpose, in Convent
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
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

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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Abolition frowned down. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Abolition frowned down. Book illustration from Library of Congress

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.

Important news by telegraph.
Abolition Meeting Held at Willis's Rooms in Honor of Harriet Beecher Stowe
Odd-Fellow's Hall. Thursday Even'g, June 8. Last night Uncle Tom's Cabin!
The Buck chase of 1856.
"Buck" taking the pot.
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.

The Rail candidate.
The Great exhibition of 1860.
It appears to me very singular that we three should strike "foul" and be "put out" while old Abe made such a "good lick."
Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 69

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 69

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 69

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 101

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 101

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 101

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 101

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 101

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 101

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.

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 89

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 89

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 89

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 89

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 89

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 89

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 69

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 69

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 69

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 77

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 77

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 77

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.

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 5

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 5

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 5

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 100

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 100

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 100

Epitaph. Here lie the mutilated and disjoined remains of the noblest form of government.
Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 83

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 83

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Page 83

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 5

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 5

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 5

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 78

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 78

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 78

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 84

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 84

Civil War Cachets Scrapbook, Envelope 84

Train Extra! Right of free speech! George Francis Train arrested in Faneuil Hall, [Newspaper].
Dan'l O'Connell on democracy! The Catholic Telegraph of Cincinnati, publishes an eloquent and earnest appeal.
An Abolition traitor. There are traitors in the North as well as in the South.
The Olive branch. Peace and union. How shall we obtain them?
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...

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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

Love me little love me long.
I assure you my friend, that you can safely vote our ticket, for we have no connection with the Abolition party, but our Platform is composed entirely of rails, split by our Candidate.
The martyr of liberty: in memory of President Lincoln poetry and music by James G. Clark, author of Voice of the army, Let me die with my face to the foe, Moonlight and starlight, Beautiful Annie, &c.
The silent sorrow of the enfranchised slave.

The silent sorrow of the enfranchised slave.

Surrounded by mourning border.

Emancipation. And by virtue of the power and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves … shall be free!
Proclamation emancipation, [Smith/Rosenthal].
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.

Scene in the House on the passage of the proposition to amend the Constitution, January 31, 1865
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

Abolishing Slavery. Joint resolution of the thirty eight Congress of the United States of America, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States, abolishing slavery.
Love me little love me long. [caricature].
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

William Green accuses NLRB of 'dictator tactics' and urges abolition of Board. Washington, D.C., May 1. AF of L President William Green stood before the Senate Education and Labor Committee today, urged abolition of the NRLB, and its substitution by a new 5 member board with less power, accused the Board of 'dictator tactics' and CIO bias. He appeared to testify for AF of L sponsored amendments to the National Labor Relations Act
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
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Berryman Political Cartoon Collection

Standing room only at Capitol labor hearing. Washington, D.C. June 4. The S.R.O sign was hung out today as Secretary of Labor Perkins appeared before the House and Senate Labor Committee Hearing. Mme. Secretary gave her flat endorsement of the Black-Connery Wage. and - Hour Bill which was introduced in congress in efforts to curtail sweatshop conditions and abolition of child labor in American industry. 6/4/37
A.F. of L. Pres. endorses Wage-and-Hour bill with reservations. Washington, D.C. June 4. Appearing before the Senate and House Labor Committees today, William Green, President of the American Federation of Labor, gave his limited support to the Black-Connery Wage-and-Hour Bill but at the same time emphasized that the A.F. of L. opposes "general governement wage regulation for men in private industry" The objective of the Black-Connery bill is to curtail sweatshop conditions and the abolition of child labor, 6/4/37
Labor Secretary endorses wage and hour bill. Washington, D.C. June 4. Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins, who appeared before the Senate and House Labor Committees today to endorse the Black-Connery Wage and Hour Bill, is pictured with the authors of the legislations, Senator Hugo L. Black of Alabama, and Rep. William P. Connery, Jr. (right) of Massachusetts. Removal of sweatshop conditions and abolition of child labor is the objective of the bill. 6/4/37
William Green accuses NLRB of 'dictator tactics' and urges abolition of Board. Washington, D.C., May 1. AF of L President William Green stood before the Senate Education and Labor Committee today, urged abolition of the NRLB, and its substitution by a new 5 member board with less power, accused the Board of 'dictator tactics' and CIO bias. He appeared to testify for AF of L sponsored amendments to the National Labor Relations Act

William Green accuses NLRB of 'dictator tactics' and urges abolition o...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... More

Abolition container latrines in Steel Castle Base Camp, Tuzla (East), Bosnia, during Operation Joint Endeavor, are bulk type storage latrines that require disposal via extraction trucks

Abolition container latrines in Steel Castle Base Camp, Tuzla (East), ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: JOINT ENDEAVOR Base: Tuzla East Country: Bosnia And/I Herzegovina (BIH) Scene Camera Operator: SPC Emmanuel Samedi Release S... More

Act for the gradual Abolition of Slavery from the General Assembly of the Governor and Company of the state of Rhode Island, February 1784.
Speech of Hon. Robert C. Winthrop
Speech of Hon. Robert C. Winthrop
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
An oration commemorative of the abolition of the slave trade in the United States, delivered before the Wilberforce Philanthropic Association, in the City of New York on the second of January, 1809
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
A Thanksgiving sermon: preached January 1, 1808 in St. Thomas's, or the African Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, on account of the abolition of the African slave trade on that day, by the Congress of the U.S. [Microform]
The abolition of the African slave trade to Brazil
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