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Meeting of the Society for the extinction of the Slave Trade, & for the Civilization of Africa; On the 1st of June, 1840, at Exeter Hall: His Royal Highness Prince Albert, the President, presided.

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Title
Meeting of the Society for the extinction of the Slave Trade, & for the Civilization of Africa; On the 1st of June, 1840, at Exeter Hall: His Royal Highness Prince Albert, the President, presided.
Names
Harris, James (1807 or 8-1846) (Engraver)
Blunt, S. (Artist)
Collection

Print collection

Slavery

Anti-slavery movement.

Abolition of slavery.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1840
Place: London
Publisher: Ackermann and Co.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Abolitionists
Antislavery movements -- Great Britain
Society for the Extinction of the Slave Trade and for the Civilization of Africa
Genres
Prints
Engravings -- Hand-colored
Notes
Content: Accession: pre.x.080
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3556b0b0-c5f5-012f-086f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1840: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Meeting of the Society for the extinction of the Slave Trade, & for the Civilization of Africa; On the 1st of June, 1840, at Exeter Hall: His Royal Highness Prince Albert, the President, presided." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e2e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Meeting of the Society for the extinction of the Slave Trade, & for the Civilization of Africa; On the 1st of June, 1840, at Exeter Hall: His Royal Highness Prince Albert, the President, presided." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e2e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1840). Meeting of the Society for the extinction of the Slave Trade, & for the Civilization of Africa; On the 1st of June, 1840, at Exeter Hall: His Royal Highness Prince Albert, the President, presided. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-e2e8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Meeting of the Society for the extinction of the Slave Trade, & for the Civilization of Africa; On the 1st of June, 1840, at Exeter Hall: His Royal Highness Prince Albert, the President, presided.