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The section is an excerpt going into the horrors of slavery in Morocco and how the European powers had ignored what was going on around them. Talks about presenting the anti-slavery view to the court of Morocco.
Originally from, Edmund Sturge, a Quaker and advocate for abolition.The letter in Donald Mackenzie's book addressed Sturge's plea to the Sultan of Morocco to outlaw slavery in the region.
Excerpts from The Annual Monitor for 1894, or Obituary of the Members of the Society of Friends in Great Britain and Ireland, for the year 1893.
The excerpts from the obituary gave detailed information about the works that Edmund did as an activist for abolition especially through his societies.
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A document that sets the standards for admitting new states into the union. It also prohibits slavery in the expanded tarritories.
Rev. Richard Furman communicates with the Governor of South Carolina about the topic of slavery arguing the Baptist side of the notion of abolition.
Excerpt explaining the decision of the Dred Scott case.
Audio Guide for Panel 1 of Voices from the Great War