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Title: Collection, 1847-1860 Description:1.5 linear ft.

Notes: Abolitionist. Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and other printed matter relating to slavery and the anti-slavery movement, with notes by Tappan. Includes 2 ms. catalogs of books and pamphlets pertaining to the anti-slavery movement (one dated 1851) and scrapbook of pious resolutions. Includes materials concerning the Free Soil Conventions of 1848 and 1852, and the National Liberty Convention of 1847. Gift of Mr. Tappan, 1873.

Subjects: Abolitionists; Tappan, Lewis Bibliography; Antislavery movement Buffalo, New York; National Liberty Convention, 1847 Free Soil Conventions; 1848 Free Soil Conventions; 1852 National Liberty Conventions; 1847 Slavery and slaves; Antislavery movements; 19th century; 1840s and after Slavery in the United States; Anti-slavery movements

Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NIDS Fiche #: 4.72.111 NUCMC #: MS 83-1258