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Reasons, why the City of London should nominate a majority of the committee of direction for the trade to Africa

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Title
Reasons, why the City of London should nominate a majority of the committee of direction for the trade to Africa
Names
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons (Creator)
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1746
Place: London
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: SC Rare Lapidus Collection Box 3 Folder 13
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
African Americans
Blacks
Slave trade -- Great Britain
Ghana
Whydaw (Jamaica)
Genres
Essays
Physical Description
Extent: 1 page. 26x39 cm.
Description
Essay arguing for a change in the committee that promoted trade with the Gold Coast and Whydah on the west coast of Africa. Describes how the triangle trade functioned and why it was so profitable for its practitioners.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 931030697
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20848686
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1a9d8150-9d32-0133-fef2-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1746: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Reasons, why the City of London should nominate a majority of the committee of direction for the trade to Africa" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1746. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ccb6d910-b3f8-0133-fd49-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Reasons, why the City of London should nominate a majority of the committee of direction for the trade to Africa" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 23, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ccb6d910-b3f8-0133-fd49-00505686d14e

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1746). Reasons, why the City of London should nominate a majority of the committee of direction for the trade to Africa Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ccb6d910-b3f8-0133-fd49-00505686d14e

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Reasons, why the City of London should nominate a majority of the committee of direction for the trade to Africa