The act of incorporation, and constitution of the New York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves: and protecting such of them as have been, or may be liberated. Revised and adopted, 31st January, 1809. With the bye-laws of the society annexed

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Title
The act of incorporation, and constitution of the New York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves: and protecting such of them as have been, or may be liberated. Revised and adopted, 31st January, 1809. With the bye-laws of the society annexed
Names
New-York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and Protecting Such of Them as Have Been, or May Be Liberated (Creator)
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1810
Date Created: 1809-01-31
Place: New York
Publisher: Printed by S. Wood
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare C 15-29 (Lapidus Collection)
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
Abolitionists
African Americans
Blacks
Enslaved people
Abolition movement
Antislavery movements
Slavery -- Societies, etc -- United States
Slavery -- New York (State)
Genres
Charters and articles of incorporation
Constitutions
Notes
Ownership: Copy in Sc Rare C 15-29 (Lapidus Collection) inscribed: in ink, on t.p., "No. 5" ; on p. 17, in ink, "Amendment to part 3 of the 13th article. 'But any member on paying twenty five dollars at one time shall have have exempted (?) from the payments of his yearly dues thereafter'." NN
Physical Description
Extent: 23 pages. 21 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR26333147-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11668354
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc818a90-d992-0133-38f0-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1810: Issued (Approximate)
  • 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. "The act of incorporation, and constitution of the New York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1810. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/96160750-1613-0134-33ac-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "The act of incorporation, and constitution of the New York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/96160750-1613-0134-33ac-00505686a51c

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1810). The act of incorporation, and constitution of the New York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/96160750-1613-0134-33ac-00505686a51c

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The act of incorporation, and constitution of the New York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves