Subtitle: Wanted--A Press.
Title: Weekly Anglo-African - January 18, 1862
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)
The writer questions whether there is such a thing as a "free press" in the U.S. He cites a couple of incidents that seem to imply the contrary.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page
Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century
Keywords: anti-slavery; Civil War; Evening Post; France; government; Habeas Corpus Act; Kentucky; newspaper; politics; press; slave power; Tribune
People: Cameron, [Simon]; Fremont, [John Charles]; Greeley, [Horace]; Lincoln, Abraham; Price, [Sterling]
Publication type: editorials; Newspapers