Thoughts and sentiments on the evil and wicked traffic of the slavery and commerce of the human species: Humbly submitted to the inhabitants of Great-Britain by Ottabah Cugoano, a native of Africa. London, July 1787

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Title
Thoughts and sentiments on the evil and wicked traffic of the slavery and commerce of the human species: Humbly submitted to the inhabitants of Great-Britain by Ottabah Cugoano, a native of Africa. London, July 1787
Names
Cugoano, Ottobah (Author)
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1787-07
Place: London
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: SC Rare D 16-2 (Lapidus Collection)
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
Abolitionists
African Americans
Blacks
Enslaved people
Abolition movement
Antislavery movements
Genres
prospectuses
Notes
Content: Issued by the author? - A prospectus, containing a note from the author, outlining his life, and contents of the proposed works.
Acquisition: Gift of Sidney Lapidus, 2015. Copy in Schomburg Center, Manuscripts, Archives & Rare Books.
Physical Description
Extent: 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 940973046
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20905288
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): aa6fa4f0-e7b5-0133-00ec-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1787: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Thoughts and sentiments on the evil and wicked traffic of the slavery and commerce of the human species