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An oration on domestic slavery.

Zephaniah Swift

An oration on domestic slavery.

Delivered at the North Meeting-House in Hartford, on the 12th day of May, A.D. 1791. At the meeting of the Connecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and the Relief of Person Unlawfully Holden in Bondage.

by Zephaniah Swift

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Published by Printed and sold by Hudson and Goodwin. in Hartford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abolitionists -- Connecticut.,
  • Slavery -- United States -- Controversial literature -- 1791.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Zephaniah Swift, Esquire.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 23816.
    ContributionsConnecticut Society for the Promotion of Freedom, and the Relief of Persons Unlawfully Holden in Bondage.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination23, [1] p.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14607870M

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THE INCONSISTENCY of the institution of domestic slavery with the principles of the Declaration of Independence was seen and lamented by all the Southern patriots of the Revolution; by no one with deeper and more unalterable conviction than by the author of the Declaration himself.

No insincerity or hypocrisy can fairly be laid to their charge. Never, from their lips, was heard one syllable of. 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.

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Congress did the same. In other words, England banned domestic slavery decades before making it illegal for British merchants and ships’ captains to buy and sell : Jill Lepore.