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Set of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets

1823-1827 (made)
Place of origin

Set of anti-slavery pamphlets:

T.20C-1951: 1823, English, pamphlet: 'Negro slavery No. xi'
T.20D-1951: 1826, English, newspaper: 'Extracts from the Royal Gazette, Jamaica'
T.20F-1951: 1827, English, pamphlet: 'No British Slavery, Birmingham'
T.20G-1951: 1827, English, pamphlet: 'An Evening at Home, or A Holiday Present'
T.20H-1951 :1827, English, card: 'From the Cape of Good Hope'


Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 5 parts.

  • Pamphlet
  • Newspaper
  • Pamphlet
  • Pamphlet
  • Card
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Set of anti-slavery pamphlets, 1823-1827, English
Physical description
Set of anti-slavery pamphlets:

T.20C-1951: 1823, English, pamphlet: 'Negro slavery No. xi'
T.20D-1951: 1826, English, newspaper: 'Extracts from the Royal Gazette, Jamaica'
T.20F-1951: 1827, English, pamphlet: 'No British Slavery, Birmingham'
T.20G-1951: 1827, English, pamphlet: 'An Evening at Home, or A Holiday Present'
T.20H-1951 :1827, English, card: 'From the Cape of Good Hope'
Dimensions
  • Part f width: 111mm
  • Part f height: 183mm
Object history
NB The term 'negro' was used historically to describe people of black African heritage but, since the 1960s, has fallen from usage and, increasingly, is considered offensive. The term is repeated here in its original historical context.
Collection
Accession number
T.20C-1951

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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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