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Hopes of eliminating the slave trade throughout the world...
Item # 657146
September 1, 1827
NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 1, 1827
* Elimination of slavery Worldwide ?
Pages 9 & 10 contain a full page article: "The Slave Trade" which has much on the slave trade as conducted by European countries and efforts to stop it. One item notes: "...Portugal for a long time refused to abandon this trade...By a late treaty of England with Brazil the final period of the Brazilian slave trade is foxed 3 years from its date...thus in 3 years the slave trade will cease to have a legal existence in any part of the world...".
Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 3/4 inches, good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War