Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: An Evil of our own Creation.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer notes that the prejudice against skin color known in the U.S. has originated here and is uniquely our own. This sort of prejudice cannot be found in other countries. Not only does it originate here, but it is encouraged and condoned here by those in powerful positions, including Church officials and preachers.
Description of file(s): one scanned, one columned, newspaper page