Black Abolitionist Archive
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer updates his readers on the current state of Jamaica after emancipation of the West Indies. The feared violence from the freed slaves has not manifested and what may be needed now is a Savings Bank to hold their new found wealth. He adds that people who have immigrated to Trinidad are not doing as well.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page
People: Renshaw, Charles Stewart