Subtitle: Spirit of the Anti-Slavery Press.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)
Beginning with an overview of a recent convention in Maine, the writer briefly summarizes state by state newspaper articles describing the current political position on the issue of slavery.
Description of file(s): two scanned, two columned, newspaper pages
Keywords: anti-slavery; Brandon Post; Constitution; convention; Democratic party; doughface; Frederick Douglass' Paper; Free Soil State Convention; Fugitive Slave Law; government; Independence Day; Independent Democrat; Liberator; National Anti-Slavery Standard; newspaper; politics; Portland Inquirer; Whig National Convention; Winthrop
People: Barber, E.D.; Cass, [Lewis]; Douglas, [Stephen A.]; Farnsworth, Drummond; Fillmore, [Millard]; Garrison, William Lloyd; Marcy, [Randolph Barnes]; Parker, Theodore; Phillips, Wendell; Quincy, Edmund; Remond, Charles Lenox, 1810-1873; Webster, [Daniel]
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