Black Abolitionist Archive
Title: John Sweat Rock
Speaker or author: Rock, John S. (John Sweat), 1825-1866
Newspaper or publication: Liberator
Speech regarding the influence the question of abolition has on decisions being made within the government during the Civil War. The speaker expressed his views about the war and its possible outcome.
Description of file(s): PDF 17 page, 5,123 word document (text and images)
Date published: 1862-01-23
Keywords: Abraham Lincoln; Charles Lenox Remond; Civil War; Colonization; contentment; emancipation; government; Hayti; injustice; Jame Buchanan; John Charles Fremont; Liberia; Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society; military; politics; poor whites; prejudice; Simon Cameron; taxation