Abolitionists--Massachusetts--Boston; Abolitionists--New York (State)--Peterboro; Antislavery movements--United States
Two-page letter from Gerrit Smith in Peterboro [New York] to Lysander Spooner dated May 1, 1860, discussing legal aspects of slavery. This letter is part of the Misc. Mss. Smith, Gerrit collection in the New-York Historical Society.
Grinnell, Iowa, April 21, 1898.
It was good to receive your greeting. Your words are full of the fellowship of your spirit. I thank you, and ask you to thank your Japanese friend on my behalf for the “Second Book of Fragments.” I...
September 6, 1920
Your letters, all fillied with tender concern for me, reached my hand and thouched my heart. I understand your point of view. You think doubtless that my happiness depends upon my relation to some church, especially to...
Slaves--United States; Slavery--United States; Slavery--Moral and ethical aspects--United States
Two-page unsigned and undated memorandum regarding morality and slavery, suggesting that slaves 'have been benefittedby being thus snatched from heathenism and brought to this civilized and Christian country."
Civil rights Religious aspects Catholic Church; College publications; National Federation of Catholic College Students (U.S.); Social action; Social Action Secretariat
Bulletin of the Interracial Justice Commission, including news of a visit to the Manhattanville Interracial Club by the Very Reverend Mother Therese de Lescure, Superior General of the Society of the Sacred Heart; responses by members of the...
Anti-apartheid movements South Africa; Civil rights Religious aspects Catholic Church; College publications; National Federation of Catholic College Students (U.S.); Social action;
Bulletin of the Interracial Justice Commission, including news of interacial symposia sponsored by Fordham Political Society and Manhattan College, formation of an Interracial Club at Ladycliff College, election of first African-American to New...