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Where first hearing in Jerry case took place; Building upon south side of Clinton Square at corner of Water and Clinton Streets; Upon second floor was new office of U.S. Commissioner Sabine; it was his first case; when Jerry got away in the afternoon session, office was completely wrecked; Abolitionists offered to pay damages, but Sabine said to never mind, as he had already resigned.

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Where first hearing in Jerry case took place; Building upon south side of Clinton Square at corner of Water and Clinton Streets; Upon second floor was new office of U.S. Commissioner Sabine; it was his first case; when Jerry got away in the afternoon session, office was completely wrecked; Abolitionists offered to pay damages, but Sabine said to never mind, as he had already resigned.
Names
Sperry, Earl Evelyn (b. 1875 ) (Author)
Collection

Jerry rescue, October 1, 1851, delivered before the Onondaga Historical Association, October 21, 1921. Additional Jerry rescue documents and rescue of Harriet Powell in Syracuse, September, 1839. By Earl E. Sperry. Collected and edited by Franklin H. Chase.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1924
Place: Syracuse, N. Y.
Publisher: Onondaga Historical Association
Date Created: 1843
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 326.973F-S (Sperry, E. E. Jerry rescue)
Topics
Syracuse (N.Y.)
Jerry Rescue Convention
Courthouses
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433034788830
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR872769-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11675661
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e761e3d0-c61f-012f-a9df-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1843: Created
  • 1924: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Where first hearing in Jerry case took place; Building upon south side of Clinton Square at corner of Water and Clinton Streets; Upon second floor was new office of U.S. Commissioner Sabine; it was his first case; when Jerry got away in the afternoon session, office was completely wrecked; Abolitionists offered to pay damages, but Sabine said to never mind, as he had already resigned." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1843. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a19c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Where first hearing in Jerry case took place; Building upon south side of Clinton Square at corner of Water and Clinton Streets; Upon second floor was new office of U.S. Commissioner Sabine; it was his first case; when Jerry got away in the afternoon session, office was completely wrecked; Abolitionists offered to pay damages, but Sabine said to never mind, as he had already resigned." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a19c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1843). Where first hearing in Jerry case took place; Building upon south side of Clinton Square at corner of Water and Clinton Streets; Upon second floor was new office of U.S. Commissioner Sabine; it was his first case; when Jerry got away in the afternoon session, office was completely wrecked; Abolitionists offered to pay damages, but Sabine said to never mind, as he had already resigned. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a19c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Where first hearing in Jerry case took place; Building upon south side of Clinton Square at corner of Water and Clinton Streets; Upon second floor was new office of U.S. Commissioner Sabine; it was his first case; when Jerry got away in the afternoon session, office was completely wrecked; Abolitionists offered to pay damages, but Sabine said to never mind, as he had already resigned.