Six sermons, on the several duties of masters, mistresses, slaves, etc: preached at the parish church of St. Peter, in Talbot County in the province of Maryland

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Title
Six sermons, on the several duties of masters, mistresses, slaves, etc: preached at the parish church of St. Peter, in Talbot County in the province of Maryland
Names
Bacon, Thomas, -1768 (Author)
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1751
Place: London
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: SC Rare B 15-10 (Lapidus Collection)
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
Abolitionists
African Americans
Blacks
Enslaved people
Abolition movement
Antislavery movements
Slaves -- Social conditions -- United States
African Americans -- Religion
Sermons, American
Slaves -- Social conditions
Genres
Sermons
Notes
Content: Issued with original title pages.
Content: Publisher's advertisements: verso of t.p., page following p. 80 of Two sermons, and p. 143-144 at end.
Ownership: Copy in SC Rare B 15-10 (Lapidus Collection) : label, upper paste down, "Calthrop." NN
Physical Description
Extent: 17 cm.
Description
Two sermons, preached to a congregation of black slaves at the parish church of S.P. in the province of Maryland / by an American pastor. London : Printed by John Oliver, M. DCC. XLIX -- Four sermons, upon the great and indispensible duty of all christian masters and mistresses, to bring up their negro slaves in the knowledge and fear of God preached at the parish church of St. Peter in Talbot County, in the province of Maryland / by the Rev. Thomas Bacon ... -- London : Printed by J. Oliver ..., M. DCC. L. Each part retains original t.p.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 64017181
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20850279
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1f919ec0-ed26-0133-2e37-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1751: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Six sermons, on the several duties of masters, mistresses, slaves, etc