Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: The World's Convention.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer reports on a recent anti-slavery convention that welcomed representatives from almost every recognized country. The writer was surprised by how women were received as delegates without deference placed on gender.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page
Organization: British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society
The material featured on this site is subject to copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The documents may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium, provided it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. The source of the material, the University of Detroit Mercy Black Abolitionist Archive, must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.