Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: Convention of Colored Men.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)
The writer gives an overview of a recent convention in New York. During the convention, delegates agreed to oppose the goals and actions of the American Colonization Society. The writer details some of the reasons for this stance.
Description of file(s): two scanned, two columned, newspaper pages
Keywords: Africa; Albany; Boston Commonwealth; Christianity; Church; Colonization; Congo; convention; elective franchise; emigrants; Fugitive Slave Law; immigrants; Liberia; meeting; New York; politics; West Indies
Organization: American Colonization Society