Portraiture of Domestic Slavery

Subject

Slavery--United States.

Creator

Torrey, Jesse, active 1787-1834.

Source

A portraiture of domestic slavery, in the United States: with reflections on the practicability of restoring the moral rights of the slave, without impairing the legal privileges of the possessor; and a project of a colonial asylum for free persons of colour: including memoirs of facts on the interior traffic in slaves, and on kidnapping : Illustrated with engravings.

Publisher

Philadelphia: Published by the author. ([Philadelphia] John Bioren, printer.)

Date Created

1817.

Format

text

Extent

2 printed pages, bound.

Language

English.

Type

text

Identifier

1.Mu.372

Bibliographic Citation

Torrey, Jesse, active 1787-1834. A portraiture of domestic slavery, in the United States: with reflections on the practicability of restoring the moral rights of the slave, without impairing the legal privileges of the possessor; and a project of a colonial asylum for free persons of colour: including memoirs of facts on the interior traffic in slaves, and on kidnapping : Illustrated with engravings. By Jesse Torrey Philadelphia: Published by the author. ([Philadelphia] John Bioren, printer.) 1817.

Provenance

Purchased for the Boston Medical Library through the Billings Fund, 1947.

Files

Citation

Torrey, Jesse, active 1787-1834., “Portraiture of Domestic Slavery,” Center for the History of Medicine: OnView, accessed September 21, 2017, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/18037.

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