Black Abolitionist Archive
Title: Emmanuel Morris
Speaker or author: Morris, Emmanuel, waiter
Newspaper or publication: Provincial Freeman
Brief speech delivered by a black waiter during a meeting of "colored citizens of St. Catharines." The speaker stressed the prejudice and insults he and other hotel employees had suffered from both employers and customers.
Description of file(s): PDF 1 page, 158 word document (text and image)
Date published: 1854
The material featured on this site is subject to copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The documents may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium, provided it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. The source of the material, the University of Detroit Mercy Black Abolitionist Archive, must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.