Black Abolitionist Archive
Title: John Sweat Rock
Speaker or author: Rock, John S. (John Sweat), 1825-1866
Newspaper or publication: Christian Recorder (1852 - 1856)
Brief overview of a speech regarding the refusal of the government to arm and accept as soldiers African Americans during the Civil War. This situation would alter as the war neared its end.
Description of file(s): PDF 2 page, 440 word document (text and images)
Date published: 1862