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" The Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, and for the Relief of Free Negroes Unlawfully held in Bondage, and for Improving the Condition of the African Race," incorporated by Act of Assembly passed the 8th day of December, AD 1789,... "
The Analectic Magazine...: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography ... - Page 525
1819
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The Statutes at Large of Pennsylvania from 1682 to 1801, Volume 13

Pennsylvania, James Tyndale Mitchell, Henry Flanders - 1908
...the name and style and title of "The Pennsylvania Society for promoting the abolition of slavery and for the relief of free negroes unlawfully held in bondage and for the improving the condition of the African race," and by the same name shall have perpetual succession...
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Charles Sumner; His Complete Works: With Introduction by Hon ..., Volume 12

Charles Sumner - 1900
...Pennsylvania was formed in 1775, and bore the honorable title, " Society for the Abolition of Slavery, the Relief of Free Negroes unlawfully held in Bondage, and for improving the African Race." Its President at the very adoption of the Constitution was Benjamin Franklin, who, in...
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History of the United States of America Under the Constitution, Volume 1

James Schouler - 1908
...inaction reorganized in 1784, and finally incorporated with some changes in 178!), its full style being for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, for the Relief...and for Improving the Condition of the African Race. This, the earliest of American abolition societies, co-operated with the legislature in carrying out...
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The Medford Historical Register, Volumes 13-14

1910
...founded by Benjamin Franklin, who was its first president, " for promoting the abolition of slavery, the relief of free negroes unlawfully held in bondage, and for improving the conditions of the African race." Business did not prosper, so that Lucretia found it best to return...
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The Negro in Pennsylvania: Slavery--servitude--freedom, 1639-1861,

Edward Raymond Turner - 1911 - 314 pages
...Streets. Constitution and Minutes of the PSAS, etc. 1787-1847. 3 vols.— HSP Records of the Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, for...and for Improving the Condition of the African Race. 1748-1868. II vols. (This was the official title. These volumes are a mine of information about slaves,...
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The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography

1912
...simply trying to gain strength by acting together. The official title of the body was "The Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, for...for Improving the Condition of the African Race." It carried on now some of the most aggressive work against slavery that had ever been seen in Pennsylvania....
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History of the United States of America Under the Constitution: 1783-1801. 1880

James Schouler - 1882
...with some changes in 17S9, its full style being for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, for the Belief of Free Negroes Unlawfully Held in Bondage, and for Improving the Condition of the African Race. This, the earliest of American abolition societies, co-operated with the legislature in carrying out...
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Negro Year Book: An Annual Encyclopedia of the Negro ....

1913
...the Negro districts of Philadelphia. The Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, the Relief of Free Negroes Unlawfully Held in Bondage and for Improving the Condition of the Africin Rice is the trustee of this fund. This society is also trustee for the r<;al estate and endowment...
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Writings on American History

1914
...1787 a new constitution was adopted and the name changed. The official title was "The Pennsylvania society for promoting the abolition of slavery, for...and for improving the condition of the African race. " Turner, Edward Raymond. The Underground railroad in Pennsylvania. PA. MAG. HIST., XXXVI (July) 309-318....
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A Guide Book of Art, Architecture, and Historic Interests in Pennsylvania

Anna Margaretta Archambault - 1924 - 509 pages
...reorganized February 10, 1784, as the "Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery and for the Relief of Free Negroes Unlawfully held in...for Improving the Condition of the African Race." The earliest mention of the manufacture of carpets in this country is that of William Calverly of Loxley's...
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