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Title
Epistle from the yearly meeting of Friends Brethren in Philadelphia
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1699
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: SC Rare Lapidus Collection Box 3 Folder 9
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
Abolitionists
African Americans
Blacks
Enslaved people
Abolition movement
Antislavery movements
Society of Friends
Genres
Correspondence
Physical Description
Extent: 2 pages, 27x42 cm.
Description
Two letters, one with a lengthy anti-slavery section. Also a carte-de-visite of the Quaker missionary and prison reformer Stephen Grellet.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 930889107
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20847642
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0caa3a30-9d32-0133-ee3d-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1699: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Epistle from the yearly meeting of Friends Brethren in Philadelphia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1699. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0df43ef0-b3f8-0133-f0b6-00505686d14e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Epistle from the yearly meeting of Friends Brethren in Philadelphia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0df43ef0-b3f8-0133-f0b6-00505686d14e

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1699). Epistle from the yearly meeting of Friends Brethren in Philadelphia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0df43ef0-b3f8-0133-f0b6-00505686d14e

Wikipedia Citation

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Epistle from the yearly meeting of Friends Brethren in Philadelphia