Short observations on slavery: introductory to some extracts from the writing of the Abbe Raynal, on that important subject

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Title
Short observations on slavery: introductory to some extracts from the writing of the Abbe Raynal, on that important subject
Names
Benezet, Anthony, 1713-1784 (Author)
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1783
Place: Philadelphia
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: SC Rare B 15-11 (Lapidus Collection)
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
Abolitionists
African Americans
Blacks
Enslaved people
Abolition movement
Antislavery movements
Slavery -- United States -- Controversial literature, 1783
Genres
Essays
Notes
For authority for imprint date, cf. Brookes, G.S. Friend Anthony Benezet. Philadelphia, 1937. p. 394-395.
Physical Description
Extent: 12 pages. 17 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 43738598
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14529261
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3cc363b0-ed26-0133-c02c-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1713: Creator Born
  • 1783: Issued
  • 1784: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Short observations on slavery" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1783. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/fab9a7f0-1627-0134-4680-00505686a51c

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1783). Short observations on slavery Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/fab9a7f0-1627-0134-4680-00505686a51c

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Short observations on slavery