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The New York Association of Friends for the Relief of Those Held in Slavery and the Improvement of the Free People of Color

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-051
Overview The New York Association of Friends for the Relief of Those Held in Slavery and the Improvement of Free People of Color was a Quaker society in New York City, organized in 1839. Its purpose was to support the abolition of slavery and educational charities for blacks. This small collection contains a minute book (6/1839-5/1843) and loose minutes (1844).
Dates: 1839-1844

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  • Library: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College X
  • Subject: Slavery -- United States X
  • Names: The New York Association of Friends for the Relief of Those Held in Slavery and the Improvement of the Free People of Color X