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Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States -- Societies, etc.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Blackwater and Upper Monthly Meetings Records

 Collection — Othertype HV/B/B541
Identifier: QM-B-B541
Scope and Contents

Records of Blackwater and Upper Monthly Meetings, 1765-1832. Includes men's minutes 1765-1776 (Blackwater), 1779-1807 (Blackwater), 1800-1832 (Upper); women's minutes 1752-1775 (Blackwater), 1792-1803 (Blackwater), and 1800-1832 (Upper); vital records 1760-1810, and miscellaneous.

Dates: 1765-1832

New-York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and Protecting Such of Them as Have Been, or May Be Liberated, list of members

 Collection — Othertype SC-212
Identifier: SFHL-SC-212

Contains a membership list providing names, addresses, and year joined. Also a statement of the number of Africans and their descendants who had been freed and the number attending the free school in New York City, 1791-1814. The list was kept by Isaac T. Hopper.

Dates: 1787-1827