The Black Abolitionist Papers: The United States, 1830-1846

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C. Peter Ripley
UNC Press, 1985 - History - 552 pages
This five-volume documentary collection--culled from an international archival search that turned up over 14,000 letters, speeches, pamphlets, essays, and newspaper editorials--reveals how black abolitionists represented the core of the antislavery moveme

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The Black Abolitionist Papers Project is an international project dedicated to collecting and publishing the documentary record of blacks who were involved in the Abolitionist movement. The first ... Read full review



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C. Peter Ripley, professor of history and black studies at The Florida State University, is editor of the Witness for Freedom: African American Voices on Race, Slavery, and Emancipation and author of Slaves and Freedmen in Civil War Louisiana.

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