Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: Our Brethren of Pennsylvania.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer urges his readers to exercise their right to vote. He notes that a lot of well-meaning "friends" have encouraged African Americans to stay away from the polls. But, he believes, this works against resolving the issues that are important to all African Americans in the community.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page