TITLE

Petition of 1788 for the abolition of slavery in Connecticut

PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Petition of 1788 for the Abolition of Slavery in Connecticut;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of a petition drawn by the slaves of New Haven, Connecticut in 1788 for the abolition of slavery in Connecticut. Plea to the General Assembly; State of slavery; Need for education and religious freedom; Closing comments.
ACCESSION #
21212855

 

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