Collection Facts

Extent: 
9 items
Dates of Original: 
1836
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Scope of Collection

A collection of nine issues of the abolitionist newspaper, The Anti-Slavery Record. The issues dates from 1836. The contents relate to the anti-slavery movement from the mid-19th century. There are black-and-white illustrations on the cover of several issues, which promote the character of African Americans and highlight the unfairness of slavery.