Providence Society for Abolishing the Slave-Trade
Providence (R.I.) - Printed constitution with note added in manuscript: "Adopted, 20th day of 2d mo. 1789."
Newport (R.I.) - Pledge list with printed heading to support Free Produce: "We subscribing this article, hereby pledge ourself to each other that we will endeavor to promote the use of the productions of free labor in preference to those of slave labor by providing, when they can be obtained, such articles for ourselves and the consumption of our families; and by encouraging their use b... more
Providence (R.I.) - Printed act of the legislature chartering the Providence Society.
1837 July 21
Tobey, Samuel Boyd, 1805-1867
Providence (R.I.) - Thomas Evans has been indicted on a felony in Virginia for distributing antislavery literature; J. J. Gurney will be visiting America shortly' mourns over the course taken by Sarah and Angelina Grimke; abolition activity among Friends.