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On the side of the oppressors there was power. ; The officer of justice! arresting a helpless female fugitive in N. Y. What has the North to do with slavery?

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On the side of the oppressors there was power. ; The officer of justice! arresting a helpless female fugitive in N. Y. What has the North to do with slavery?
Collection

The Legion of liberty! : and force of truth, containing the thoughts, words, and deeds of some prominent apostles, champions and martyrs.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1843
Place: New York
Publisher: Sold at the office of the American A. S. Society
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.4-L (The Legion of liberty!: and force of truth)
Topics
Slavery -- United States
New York (N.Y.)
Punishment & torture
Fugitive slaves -- United States
Genres
Illustrations
Physical Description
Engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR8716345-B
Barcode: 33433034109490
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11675652
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ca6b480-c61d-012f-6795-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1843: Issued
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "On the side of the oppressors there was power. ; The officer of justice! arresting a helpless female fugitive in N. Y. What has the North to do with slavery?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1843. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e865-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "On the side of the oppressors there was power. ; The officer of justice! arresting a helpless female fugitive in N. Y. What has the North to do with slavery?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 28, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e865-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1843). On the side of the oppressors there was power. ; The officer of justice! arresting a helpless female fugitive in N. Y. What has the North to do with slavery? Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-e865-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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On the side of the oppressors there was power. ; The officer of justice! arresting a helpless female fugitive in N. Y.  What has the North to do with slavery?