Black Abolitionist Archive
Title: J. W. C. Pennington
Speaker or author: Pennington, James W. C.
Newspaper or publication: Kelso Chronicle
Speech regarding the injustices of the Fugitive Slave Law. The speaker read a warrant for the return of one fugitive slave that offered a reward of $125 for his safe return or $150 for the return of his "head."
Description of file(s): PDF 8 page, 2,526 word document (text and images)
Date published: 1850
People: Hutt, Richard
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