A letter to the Right Hon. Henry Dundas: on his speech, delivered in the House of Commons, on the twenty-sixth day of February, 1795, on Mr. Wilberforce's motion, for the abolition of the slave trade

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Title
A letter to the Right Hon. Henry Dundas: on his speech, delivered in the House of Commons, on the twenty-sixth day of February, 1795, on Mr. Wilberforce's motion, for the abolition of the slave trade
Names
Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811 (Addressee)
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1795
Place: London
Publisher: D. I. Eaton
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare C 16-21 (Lapidus Collection)
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
Abolitionists
African Americans
Blacks
Enslaved people
Abolition movement
Antislavery movements
Wilberforce, William, 1759-1833
Slave trade -- Great Britain
Genres
Correspondence
Physical Description
Extent: 16 pages. 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR6834372-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11674922
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): af6f4a30-e7b5-0133-e12b-00505686a51c
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Item timeline of events

  • 1742: Creator Born
  • 1795: Issued
  • 1811: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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A letter to the Right Hon. Henry Dundas