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J.Q. Adams and the petition from slaves...
Item # 638407
February 18, 1837
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Feb. 18, 1837
* John Quincy Adams
* Slavery - abolition
Beginning on the ftpg. and continuing for over 4 pages is: "Mr. Adams and the Petition From Slaves", an interesting situation about which a website is devoted (see). Most of the balance of the issue is taken up with detailed reports from Congress.
Sixteen pages, never bound nor trimmed, 8 3/4 by 12 1/2 inches, minor margin wear.
Category: Pre-Civil War