Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: Both Sides of the Question.
Speaker or author: Sears, Robert
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer shares a conversation he had with an advocate of colonization who justified his belief that colonization was the only solution to the "problem" of slavery. The Colonizationist believed the Abolitionists were disturbing the "happy union" with their efforts, and that colonization posed to the only hope for the peace and happiness of all concerned.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page
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