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The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ... - Page 525
1819
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Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Volume 4

Historical Society of Pennsylvania - 1840
...the following year he joined the society, instituted (according to its title,) " for the purpose of promoting the abolition of slavery, for the relief...for improving the condition of the African race," of which society he was chosen president in the year 1818, on the death of Dr. Wistar. It is proper...
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Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Volume 4, Part 1

Historical Society of Pennsylvania - 1840
...the following year he joined the society, instituted (according to its title,) " for the purpose of promoting the abolition of slavery, for the relief...for improving the condition of the African race," of which society he was chosen president in the year 1818, on the death of Dr. Wistar. It is proper...
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The New Englander

1849
...his early life." The principles of the order Mr. Milnor at that time doubtless considered pure. " The society for promoting the abolition of slavery, for...for improving the condition of the African race," elected Mr. Milnor as one of its members soon after he entered on his profession. For many years he...
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American Law Magazine, Volume 2

1844
...the following year he joined the society, instituted (according to its title,) "for the purpose of promoting the abolition of slavery, for the relief...for improving the condition of the African race," of which society he was chosen president in the year 1818, on the death of Dr. Wistar. It is proper...
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The American Missionary, Volume 47

1893
...and range of effort, and became the " Pennsylvania Society for promoting the abolition of slavery, the relief of free Negroes unlawfully held in bondage,...for improving the condition of the African race." Benjamin Franklin was made its President. Among its first acts was the distribution 'of copies of its...
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A Memoir of the Life of James Milnor, D.D.: Late Rector of St. George's ...

John Seely Stone - 1848 - 646 pages
...the principles of the order to be pure. On the 5th of July, 1795, he was elected a member of " The Society for promoting the abolition of Slavery, for...for improving the condition of the African race." At the annual meeting of that society for 1796, he was elected one of its counsellors ; and for several...
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A Memoir of the Life of James Milnor

John Seely Stone - 1849 - 549 pages
...the principles of the order to be pure. On the 5th of July, 1795, he was elected a member of " The Society for promoting the abolition of Slavery, for...and for improving the condition of the African race. " At the annual meeting of that society for 1796, he was elected one of its counsellors ; and for several...
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Annals of the Congress of the United States

United States. Congress, Joseph Gales - 1849
...seven hundred and ninety-two, was read the third time, and passed. Memorials of the several Societies " for promoting the abolition of slavery, for the relief...for improving the condition of the African race," in the States of Rhode Island, Connecticut^ New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virgimaˇ were presented...
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Annals of the Congress of the United States

United States. Congress - 1849
...seven hundred and ninety-two, was read the third time, and passed. Memorials of the several Societies " for promoting the abolition of slavery, for the relief...for improving the condition of the African race," in the States of Rhode Island, Connecticut; New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia, were presented...
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The Church Review, Volume 2

1850
...this time, our young lawyer became an active and earnest member of the Masonic fraternity, of " the Society for promoting the abolition of slavery, for...for improving the condition of the African race," and of " the Resolution Fire Company." As a member and officer of these and kindred societies, a favorable...
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