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Auction Description for Swann: PRINTED & MANUSCRIPT AFRICAN AMERICANA
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Exhibition & Sale Schedule: Sale 2342 - Printed & Manuscript African Americana - begins at 10:30am in New York on Thursday, March 27. All material in Sale 2342 on display at our premises in New York City, 104 East 25th Street, as follows: Sat, March 22: Noon to 5pm - Mon, March 24: 10am to 6pm - Tues, March 25: 10am to 6pm - Wed, March 26: 10am to 6pm - No exhibition on day of sale.

PRINTED & MANUSCRIPT AFRICAN AMERICANA

(592 Lots)

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

592 lots | 553 with images

March 27, 2014

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) ANON. Some Observations on the Assiento Trade, as it Hath Been Exercised by the South Sea Company, Proving the

Lot 1: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) ANON. Some Observations on the Assiento Trade, as it Hath Been Exercised by the South Sea Company, Proving the

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) ANON. Some Observations on the Assiento Trade, as it Hath Been Exercised by the South Sea Company, Proving the Damage Which will Accrue to the British Plantations in America. 38 pages. Small 8vo, later calf-backed cloth-covered boards; tips rubbed; joints started. London: Whitridge, 1728

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--JAMAICA.) Large vellum deed for the transfer of real estate and seventy slaves, of William Nedham Esq., formerl

Lot 2: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--JAMAICA.) Large vellum deed for the transfer of real estate and seventy slaves, of William Nedham Esq., formerl

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--JAMAICA.) Large vellum deed for the transfer of real estate and seventy slaves, of William Nedham Esq., formerly of Jamaica, presently of London, to Edward Morant Esq. of Southampton. Large, single sheet of vellum, 31 x 25-1/2 inches, folded, as is usual with blue tax stamps and two red wax seals on green cloth tags; docketed. Outer portion of the vellum a bit dusty, internally quite fresh; small hole at the conjunction of the folds, with no serious loss of text. Rio Mino in Vere Parish 4 June, 1771

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) WILLIAM WILBERFORCE ET AL. Abridgements of the Minutes of the Evidence, taken before a Committee of the Whole

Lot 3: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) WILLIAM WILBERFORCE ET AL. Abridgements of the Minutes of the Evidence, taken before a Committee of the Whole

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Description: SHOCKING FIRST-HAND ACCOUNTS (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) WILLIAM WILBERFORCE ET AL. Abridgements of the Minutes of the Evidence, taken before a Committee of the Whole House to whom it was Referred to Consider of the Slave Trade, 1789 [bound with] Abridgement of the Minutes. . . 1790, Number II [offered with] Abridgement of the Minutes of the Evidence taken before a Committee of the Whole House, to whom it was Referred to Consider of the Slave trade, Number III [bound with] Abridgement of the Minutes. . . 1791, Part IV. [2], 82; [2], 246; 157; 163, with folding table. Some related ink marginalia in No's I and II; last several leaves of number IV with a hole affecting several words on each page (understandable in context). 8vo's bound in calf-backed contemporary marbled boards full tree calf, hinges weak. London, 1789-1791

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--WEST INDIES.) PARLIAMENTARY ENQUIRIES. First Report of the Commission of Inquiry into the Administration of Cri

Lot 4: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--WEST INDIES.) PARLIAMENTARY ENQUIRIES. First Report of the Commission of Inquiry into the Administration of Cri

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--WEST INDIES.) PARLIAMENTARY ENQUIRIES. First Report of the Commission of Inquiry into the Administration of Criminal and Civil Justice in the West Indies, Barbadoes, Tobago, Grenada, (Dated the 16th Day of May, 1825.) 310 pages. Folio, calf-backed marbled paper-covered boards; spine with five raised bands, gilt rules with black morocco spine label, in the style of the period. Old institutional stamps with release. London, 1825

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CAREY, MATHEW.

Lot 5: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CAREY, MATHEW. "Plan of an African Ship's Lower Deck with Negroes in the Proportion of not quite one to ton .

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Description: THE ICONIC DIAGRAM (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CAREY, MATHEW. "Plan of an African Ship's Lower Deck with Negroes in the Proportion of not quite one to ton . ." Folded engraved plate of a slave's ship's hold, 5-1/2 x 16-1/2 inches (appearing in) The American Museum. Two plates, including the latter. 628 pages. Thick 8vo, original calf-backed marbled paper-covered boards; spine with raised bands and contrasting red and black labels; edges moderately rubbed; a superior copy. Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, 1789

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [MORLAND, GEORGES] The Slave Trade.

Lot 6: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [MORLAND, GEORGES] The Slave Trade.

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Description: A FAMOUS PAINTING (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [MORLAND, GEORGES] The Slave Trade. A contemporary oil copy of George Morland's famous work, 30 x 44-3/4 inches; re-stretched and framed. Reverse of the canvas shows early signs of damp staining, not affecting the image. Great Britain, circa 1791-1800

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS.) Wrought iron slave collar.

Lot 7: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS.) Wrought iron slave collar.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS.) Wrought iron slave collar. Two pieces of semi-circular hand-wrought iron, joined together by a fixed 'hook-in-eye.' At each end, of the two pieces, is another hook-in-eye into which is fitted a primitive, but effective locking mechanism; the outer surface of the two pieces has been incised with a repeating semi-circular design. Deep South, circa 1800-1850's

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS--AFRICA.) Pair of wrought-iron African ankle shackles, with the original heavy locki

Lot 8: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS--AFRICA.) Pair of wrought-iron African ankle shackles, with the original heavy locki

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS--AFRICA.) Pair of wrought-iron African ankle shackles, with the original heavy locking device attached; lacks the 'key' or means of unlocking. Very elaborately made, with incised designs on all parts, 34 inches long, consisting of a two-piece cuff-like section at one end, and another cuff-like piece and locking device at the other; connected by three very heavy and elaborately incised links; all portions of this pair of shackles bear designs that are consistent with classic West African graphic signs and symbols; all surfaces with fine old, smooth patina. West Africa, circa 18th to 19th century

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS.) Pair of wrought-iron Middle-Passage shackles.

Lot 9: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS.) Pair of wrought-iron Middle-Passage shackles.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--RESTRAINTS AND PUNISHMENTS.) Pair of wrought-iron Middle-Passage shackles. overall length 14 inches; the individual cuffs 3-3/4 inches in diameter; smooth patina with oxidation consistent with age. West Africa, circa 18th century

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) WEDGEWOOD, JOSAIH. Am I Not a Man and a Brother.

Lot 10: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) WEDGEWOOD, JOSAIH. Am I Not a Man and a Brother.

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Description: RARE ABOLITIONIST COSMETIC POWDER-BOX (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) WEDGEWOOD, JOSAIH. Am I Not a Man and a Brother. Women's oval porcelain glazed brass powder box 2 x 1-1/2 inches in diameter, by one inch deep; convex top bearing a transfer of the classic kneeling slave in chains; in the background a slave ship and a scene of a hut, presumably the captive's home; a tiny mirror in the inside of the lid; two faint early hairline cracks in the lid England, circa 1800

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [BARBAULD, ANNA LAETITIA].

Lot 11: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [BARBAULD, ANNA LAETITIA]. "Negro Woman who Sittest Pining in Captivity, and Weepest over thy Sick Child: tho

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Description: A FLAWLESS EXAMPLE (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [BARBAULD, ANNA LAETITIA]. "Negro Woman who Sittest Pining in Captivity, and Weepest over thy Sick Child: tho' no one seeth thee, God seeth thee." White porcelain tea cup and saucer, with two transfers of a Negro woman, with her child on her lap; and another transfer, slightly larger on the saucer. Saucer 5-3/4 inches in diameter, the teacup, 2-3/4 inches high; the handle attached with "leaves" gold trimming to both pieces. a flawless example/span [England, circa 1800-1830's]

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) SIPKINS, HENRY. An Oration on the Abolition of the Slave Trade: Delivered in the African Church in the City of

Lot 12: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) SIPKINS, HENRY. An Oration on the Abolition of the Slave Trade: Delivered in the African Church in the City of

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) SIPKINS, HENRY. An Oration on the Abolition of the Slave Trade: Delivered in the African Church in the City of New York, January 2, 1809, by Henry Sipkins, a Descendant of Africa. Half-title, 21 pages. Small 8vo, removed. New York: John C. Totten, 1809

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [WARD, REV. EDWARD]. Sambo and Toney, A Dialogue between two Africans in S. Carolina. To which is added Biogra

Lot 14: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [WARD, REV. EDWARD]. Sambo and Toney, A Dialogue between two Africans in S. Carolina. To which is added Biogra

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [WARD, REV. EDWARD]. Sambo and Toney, A Dialogue between two Africans in S. Carolina. To which is added Biographical Sketches of Two West India Black Men, etc. 107, [1] pages. 12mo, original calf-backed wood shingle boards with the title in gilt on the spine; edges worn, text evenly toned with some early staining; early and unusual bookplate on rear paste-down. Baltimore: John Kingston, 1811

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Know All Men by these Present, that We Oren D Davis.

Lot 15: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Know All Men by these Present, that We Oren D Davis.

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Description: OFFERED AS SECURITY ON A LOAN (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Know All Men by these Present, that We Oren D Davis. Partially printed document accomplished by hand. Folio leaf, written on one side and docketed on the reverse; paper evenly toned, creases where folded. Lawrence County, ALA, 1822

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [DALCHO, REV. FREDERICK]. Practical Considerations Founded on the Scriptures Relative to the Slave Population

Lot 16: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [DALCHO, REV. FREDERICK]. Practical Considerations Founded on the Scriptures Relative to the Slave Population

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [DALCHO, REV. FREDERICK]. Practical Considerations Founded on the Scriptures Relative to the Slave Population of South Carolina. 38 pages. 8vo, removed; signs of "bark" on the spine; paper lightly and evenly toned. Charleston: A & E. Miller, 1823

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Certificate of Freedom for Perry Boone, “aged 35 years or thereabout.”

Lot 17: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Certificate of Freedom for Perry Boone, “aged 35 years or thereabout.”

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Description: RARE OFFICIAL DOCUMENT (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Certificate of Freedom for Perry Boone, 'aged 35 years or thereabout.' Partially printed document, accomplished by hand. Folio sheet, with American eagle at the top and notary's blind-stamp at the bottom, creases where folded twice; signed by Boone with an 'X', and the notary, George Guier and witnessed by William Johnson, who also signs with an 'X.' Docketed on the reverse. [Philadelphia], 16th August, 1842

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Lot 18: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) COURT CASES REGARDING OWNERSHIP, HEALTH ETC. John Cade vs Dabney A Stuart * Dabney Stuart vs John Cade * Allen

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) COURT CASES REGARDING OWNERSHIP, HEALTH ETC. John Cade vs Dabney A Stuart * Dabney Stuart vs John Cade * Allen O'Neal vs John Cade * Johnson vs Lane * Burk vs Brown & Brown. Total 52 pages of manuscript, folio; condition overall very good. should be seen/span Mississippi, and Tennessee, 1830's to 1850's

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) A List of the Property Belonging to Jonathan Yongue.

Lot 19: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) A List of the Property Belonging to Jonathan Yongue.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) A List of the Property Belonging to Jonathan Yongue. Folio leaf, folded to form four pages, written on all four sides; paper evenly toned, some smudging of ink contemporary with the writing of the list. Wilcox County, ALA, 1843

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Lot 20: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Manuscript estate appraisal of Blake B. Jones, including 68 slaves.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Manuscript estate appraisal of Blake B. Jones, including 68 slaves. 3 pages, 4to; docketed. Sumter County, AL, 22 December 1842

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) STRICKLAND, S. Negro Slavery, Described by a Negro; Being the Narrative of Ashton Warner, a Native of St Vince

Lot 21: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) STRICKLAND, S. Negro Slavery, Described by a Negro; Being the Narrative of Ashton Warner, a Native of St Vince

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) STRICKLAND, S. Negro Slavery, Described by a Negro; Being the Narrative of Ashton Warner, a Native of St Vincents, with an Appendix Containing the Testimony of Four Christian Ministers, Recently Returned from the Colonies. 144 pages. 12mo, original smooth red muslin; corners bumped, spine label faded; partially unopened; page from a small "pocket hymnal" loosely laid in. London: Samuel Maunder, 1831

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--MARYLAND.) Manuscript “pass” for Harriet Lawson, a free Negro woman, to visit her husband, Caleb.

Lot 22: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--MARYLAND.) Manuscript “pass” for Harriet Lawson, a free Negro woman, to visit her husband, Caleb.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--MARYLAND.) Manuscript 'pass' for Harriet Lawson, a free Negro woman, to visit her husband, Caleb. Single sheet of paper 4-7/8 x 7-7/8 inches, worn at one corner with no noticeable loss of text; notes in pencil on reverse with docket. (WGC) Frederick County MD, 1832

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SOUTH CAROLINA.) ROSE, ARTHUR G., CHARLES BULOW, ET AL An archive relative to the Arthur G. Rose and Charles Bu

Lot 23: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SOUTH CAROLINA.) ROSE, ARTHUR G., CHARLES BULOW, ET AL An archive relative to the Arthur G. Rose and Charles Bu

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SOUTH CAROLINA.) ROSE, ARTHUR G., CHARLES BULOW, ET AL An archive relative to the Arthur G. Rose and Charles Bulow Plantations, of South Carolina. Includes fourteen different slave-sale documents (one of them six pages), printed and manuscript; one diary, seven bank books, stock certificate for the Florida Steam Packet Co., another for the Union Insurance Co. (1812); correspondence regarding Rose family interests as well as Bulow family interests being managed by Rose; Arthur G. Rose's 1849 passport & his sons passport from 1856. the former signed by then secretary of state james buchanan/span plus receipts for sales and purchases and ephemera. should be seen/span Vp, 1812-1890's

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Lot 24: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--TEXAS.) Manuscript legal brief,

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--TEXAS.) Manuscript legal brief, detailing a complicated case over the possession of a young Negro boy, "Wash." 5 pages. folio; docketed. Houston, 21 November 1849

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) RENTAL OF SLAVE FOR RAILROAD. ”For the Hire of Negro Man Isaac.”

Lot 25: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) RENTAL OF SLAVE FOR RAILROAD. ”For the Hire of Negro Man Isaac.”

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) RENTAL OF SLAVE FOR RAILROAD. 'For the Hire of Negro Man Isaac.' Printed document, accomplished by hand. A check-sized form from the Virginia Central Railroad. (WGC) Virginia, 1857

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Family dispute over the ownership of nine slaves.

Lot 26: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Family dispute over the ownership of nine slaves.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Family dispute over the ownership of nine slaves. Partially printed document, accomplished by hand. Single folio leaf, printed and written on one side and docketed on the reverse. (WGC) Lawrence County, ALA, 1858

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) State of Alabama, Circuit Court. John H. Harris, being the master, or other person occupying that relation to

Lot 27: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) State of Alabama, Circuit Court. John H. Harris, being the master, or other person occupying that relation to

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Description: A MOST UNUSUAL CASE (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) State of Alabama, Circuit Court. John H. Harris, being the master, or other person occupying that relation to William, Peter, Daniel, John Joe, Elizabeth, Sallie, Jane and Other Negro slaves on said John H. Harris plantation in said county called 'The Egypt Place,' failed to provide them with a sufficiency of healthy food & treated them with inhumanity. Partially printed document, accomplished by hand; some damage to the upper right corner. Lawrence County, ALA, 1858

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--AMISTAD CAPTIVES.) BALDWIN, ROGER. Argument of Roger Baldwin, of New Haven Before the Supreme Court of the Unit

Lot 28: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--AMISTAD CAPTIVES.) BALDWIN, ROGER. Argument of Roger Baldwin, of New Haven Before the Supreme Court of the Unit

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--AMISTAD CAPTIVES.) BALDWIN, ROGER. Argument of Roger Baldwin, of New Haven Before the Supreme Court of the United States in the Case of the United States Appellants vs Cinque and Others,, Africans of the Amistad. 32 pages, dis-bound. New York: S.W. Benedict, 1841

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) MADISON, JAMES. Letter Signed, as Secretary of State, to Governor of Georgia John Milledge,

Lot 29: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) MADISON, JAMES. Letter Signed, as Secretary of State, to Governor of Georgia John Milledge,

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Description: SLAVE "TRAFFIC . . . MAY PRODUCE A CONTRAVENTION OF THE LAWS OF YOUR STATE" (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) MADISON, JAMES. Letter Signed, as Secretary of State, to Governor of Georgia John Milledge, sending a manuscript copy of a letter to Madison by the acting Consul at Havana because it contains information about slaves being brought illegally into Georgia. With additional Franking Signature on address leaf. 3 pages, 4to, with address on terminal page; minor bleed-through overall, seal tear at edge of first and terminal pages with minor loss to text, short closed separations at folds. [Washington], 15 December 1802

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--CUBA.) Autograph Letter Signed from the American Consul J.A. Smith requesting the release of two “blackmen” inc

Lot 30: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--CUBA.) Autograph Letter Signed from the American Consul J.A. Smith requesting the release of two “blackmen” inc

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--CUBA.) Autograph Letter Signed from the American Consul J.A. Smith requesting the release of two 'blackmen' incarcerated in the Cuban prison at Cabanes. Folio sheet, folded to form four pages, written on one side. Havana, October 31, 1835

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CHANNING, WILLIAM ELLERY. [MAY, SAMUEL J.] Emancipation.

Lot 31: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CHANNING, WILLIAM ELLERY. [MAY, SAMUEL J.] Emancipation.

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Description: SAMUEL MAY'S COPY (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CHANNING, WILLIAM ELLERY. [MAY, SAMUEL J.] Emancipation. 71 pages; string-bound; outer leaves toned; some foxing throughout. New York: American Anti-Slavery Society

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) AMERICAN ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY. Emancipator EXTRA. Slave Market of America.

Lot 32: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) AMERICAN ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY. Emancipator EXTRA. Slave Market of America.

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Description: A RARE BROADSIDE (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) AMERICAN ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY. Emancipator EXTRA. Slave Market of America. Engraved broadside, 28 x 21-1/2 inches; professionally cleaned and restored with some toning and light foxing remaining; some expert archival repairs; backed with archival paper. New York: American Anti-Slavery Society, 1836

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CUBAN COOLIE LABOR CONTRACT. Digo Yo, Zheng [I state that I Zheng].

Lot 33: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CUBAN COOLIE LABOR CONTRACT. Digo Yo, Zheng [I state that I Zheng].

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) CUBAN COOLIE LABOR CONTRACT. Digo Yo, Zheng [I state that I Zheng]. Long folio sheet, printed document, in Spanish on one side and Chinese on the other, accomplished by hand; an 8 year contract of indenture as a laborer; signed by the Spanish agent, De Castro and Zheng himself, age 28, with his signature or 'chop.' Tientsin, China, July 28, 1855

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--CUBA.) BARNARD, GEORGE, PHOTOGRAPHER. Six Stereopticon Views of slaves in Cuba, circa 1860.

Lot 34: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--CUBA.) BARNARD, GEORGE, PHOTOGRAPHER. Six Stereopticon Views of slaves in Cuba, circa 1860.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--CUBA.) BARNARD, GEORGE, PHOTOGRAPHER. Six Stereopticon Views of slaves in Cuba, circa 1860. Classic albumen photo 'stereo cards' on yellow mounts, with descriptive captions on the reverse. should be seen/span New York: E & H.T. Anthony & Co, circa 1860

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE.) Correspondence with Spain, Portugal, Brazil, The Netherlands, Sweden and the Argentine Co

Lot 35: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE.) Correspondence with Spain, Portugal, Brazil, The Netherlands, Sweden and the Argentine Co

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE.) Correspondence with Spain, Portugal, Brazil, The Netherlands, Sweden and the Argentine Confederation, Relative to the Slave Tradde. from January 1st , to December 31st, 1841, Inclusive. Presented to Both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty, 1842. 826 pages. Tall folio. Later quarter cloth-backed marbled paper-covered boards with red morocco labels; several small institutional stamps; original half-title and general title, preceding the title-page. London: Clowes, 1842

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--PERU.) ANON. ”Tupac Maru, Americano, Rey, nuestro Libertador [Tupac Maru, American, King, our Liberator.]

Lot 36: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--PERU.) ANON. ”Tupac Maru, Americano, Rey, nuestro Libertador [Tupac Maru, American, King, our Liberator.]

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Description: OUR LIBERATOR (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--PERU.) ANON. 'Tupac Maru, Americano, Rey, nuestro Libertador [Tupac Maru, American, King, our Liberator.] Manuscript poem, 40 lines, written on both sides of a small 4to sheet of laid paper; a couple of ink corrections. Cuzco, circa 1821

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE UPRISINGS.) STEDMAN, CAPTAIN JOHN GABRIEL. Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition Against the Revolted Na

Lot 37: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE UPRISINGS.) STEDMAN, CAPTAIN JOHN GABRIEL. Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition Against the Revolted Na

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE UPRISINGS.) STEDMAN, CAPTAIN JOHN GABRIEL. Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition Against the Revolted Natives of Surinam. Frontispieces, map & 78 inserted plates, 13 by William Blake. Map of Surinam and 81 inserted plates, etc, several by William Blake, collated perfect. Two volumes, 4to, contemporary full tree calf, re-cased at an earlier date; with red and black contrasting spine labels; the latter chipped; tips rubbed; some very slight offset here and there; internally quite fresh. London: J. Johnson, 1796

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE UPRISINGS AND INSURRECTIONS.) An Account of the Late Intended Insurrection Among a Portion of the Blacks

Lot 38: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE UPRISINGS AND INSURRECTIONS.) An Account of the Late Intended Insurrection Among a Portion of the Blacks

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Description: A VERY RARE ACCOUNT (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE UPRISINGS AND INSURRECTIONS.) An Account of the Late Intended Insurrection Among a Portion of the Blacks of this City 48 pages, disbound; early stapling at the spine; a small portion (3 x 7.5 cm) of the title-page also repaired at an early date; some light mottling throughout Charleston: A. E. Miller, 1822

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE REVOLTS.) LONDON MISSIONARY SOCIETY. Report of the Proceedings against the Late Rev. J. Smith of Demerara

Lot 39: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE REVOLTS.) LONDON MISSIONARY SOCIETY. Report of the Proceedings against the Late Rev. J. Smith of Demerara

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--SLAVE REVOLTS.) LONDON MISSIONARY SOCIETY. Report of the Proceedings against the Late Rev. J. Smith of Demerara, Minister of the Gospel, who was Tried under Martial Law and Condemned to Death on a Charge of Aiding and Assisting in a Rebellion of the Negro Slaves; From a Full and Correct Copy. . . vii, [1] 204 pages, untrimmed; recent binding of paper-backed plain drab boards in the style if the period. London: F. Westly, 1824

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [BAYS, PETER]. A General History of Negro Slavery, Collected from the Most Respectable Evidence . . .

Lot 40: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [BAYS, PETER]. A General History of Negro Slavery, Collected from the Most Respectable Evidence . . .

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [BAYS, PETER]. A General History of Negro Slavery, Collected from the Most Respectable Evidence . . . Woodcut frontispiece, 218 pages. Small 8vo, original printed paper-covered boards; hinges cracked, but sound, entirely untrimmed; small bookplate. London: Hatfield, 1826

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) BOURNE, GEORGE AND THEODORE BOURNE. ROBERT CAMPBELL , MARTIN R. DELANY, HENRY HIGHLAND GARNETT, REVEREND CHARL

Lot 41: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) BOURNE, GEORGE AND THEODORE BOURNE. ROBERT CAMPBELL , MARTIN R. DELANY, HENRY HIGHLAND GARNETT, REVEREND CHARL

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) BOURNE, GEORGE AND THEODORE BOURNE. ROBERT CAMPBELL , MARTIN R. DELANY, HENRY HIGHLAND GARNETT, REVEREND CHARLES RAY, THOMAS PAINE, BENJAMIN COATES, SIR ALFRED CH Archive of the Bourne Family, 1793-1919. Large archive of manuscript and printed matter: letters, documents, flyers, broadsides, pamphlets etc. Hundreds of items, contained in four large ring binders. should be seen/span Vp: England, United States, Canada and Africa, 1790's-1919

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--EMIGRATION.) CAMPBELL, ROBERT. A Pilgrimage to My Motherland; or Reminiscences of a Sojourn Among the Egbas and

Lot 42: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--EMIGRATION.) CAMPBELL, ROBERT. A Pilgrimage to My Motherland; or Reminiscences of a Sojourn Among the Egbas and

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--EMIGRATION.) CAMPBELL, ROBERT. A Pilgrimage to My Motherland; or Reminiscences of a Sojourn Among the Egbas and Yorubas of Central Africa in 1859-60. Engraved frontispiece and double-page map of Egba, Yoruba and Adjacent Countries. 116 pages; 12mo, original front cover mounted to recent blue cloth binding (by Aste) with the title in gilt up the spine. London, 1861

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) BURNS, ANTHONY. The Boston Slave Riot and Trial of Anthony Burns . . .* [together with] a contemporaneous 3 pa

Lot 43: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) BURNS, ANTHONY. The Boston Slave Riot and Trial of Anthony Burns . . .* [together with] a contemporaneous 3 pa

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) BURNS, ANTHONY. The Boston Slave Riot and Trial of Anthony Burns . . .* [together with] a contemporaneous 3 page letter mentioning the case and the military needed to 'keep the peace. . . I hope the poor fellow may not fall into their vile clutches again.' 86, pages with 12 pages of ads at the rear. 8vo, original pictorial wrappers with portrait of Burns on the upper cover; a couple of small chips to the tips; spine reinforced with transparent archival paper; a couple of spots in the text which is otherwise clean. Boston: Fetridge and Company, 1854

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Carte-de-visite portrait.

Lot 44: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Carte-de-visite portrait.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Carte-de-visite portrait. A fine, sharp example, showing Douglass as City Marshall of Washington D.C. at age 59 signed by the photographer on the front mount, beneath the portrait/span an inscription on the reverse, in a different hand states "Frederick Douglass, Marshall of Dist. Of Columbia." Boston: Warren, 1877

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [DOUGLASS, FREDERICK]. HUTCHINSON, JESSE. The Fugitive's Song. Words Composed and respectfully dedicated in t

Lot 45: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [DOUGLASS, FREDERICK]. HUTCHINSON, JESSE. The Fugitive's Song. Words Composed and respectfully dedicated in t

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) [DOUGLASS, FREDERICK]. HUTCHINSON, JESSE. The Fugitive's Song. Words Composed and respectfully dedicated in token of confident esteem to Frederick Douglass, a Graduate of the "Peculiar Institution" for his fearless Advocacy, Signal Ability and Wonderful Success in behalf of Hi Brothers in Bonds . . . Engraved cover, depicting Douglass as a fugitive slave, plus 5 pages of lithographed music with extensive extra verses on the last page. Some light discoloration to the edges, still an exceptional copy. Boston: Henry Prentiss, 1845

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Frederick Douglass’ Newspaper. Vol. VII, No. 32, Whole Number 344. July 28, 1854.

Lot 46: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Frederick Douglass’ Newspaper. Vol. VII, No. 32, Whole Number 344. July 28, 1854.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Frederick Douglass' Newspaper. Vol. VII, No. 32, Whole Number 344. July 28, 1854. Bifolium, creased where folded with some wear at the conjoining of the vertical and horizontal folds; some light foxing and discoloration. Rochester, New York 1854

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Frederick Douglass.

Lot 47: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Frederick Douglass.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Frederick Douglass. Life-sized plaster bust, 28-1/4 x 20 inches; some overall chipping of the light brown surface paint on the head and body, the only chipping to the piece itself at the base. [Chillicothe, OH :Dayton Morgan, 1868]

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. U.S. Grant and the Colored People.

Lot 48: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. U.S. Grant and the Colored People.

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. U.S. Grant and the Colored People. Original single sheet, folded to form 8 pages, however never stitched into a pamphlet as it was intended. Paper lightly toned. Washington: The New National Era, circa 1872

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Oration by Frederick Douglass on the Occasion of the Unveiling of the Freedmen's Monumen

Lot 49: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Oration by Frederick Douglass on the Occasion of the Unveiling of the Freedmen's Monumen

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Description: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Oration by Frederick Douglass on the Occasion of the Unveiling of the Freedmen's Monument, in Memory of Abraham Lincoln, in Lincoln Park, Washington D.C. April 14th, 1876. 25 pages. 8vo, original printed yellow buff wrappers. a fine copy/span Washington, 1876

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Lecture on Haiti. The Haitian Pavilion. Dedication Ceremonies Delivered at the World's F

Lot 50: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Lecture on Haiti. The Haitian Pavilion. Dedication Ceremonies Delivered at the World's F

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Description: "WE HAVE NOT YET FORGIVEN HAITI FOR BEING BLACK" (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) DOUGLASS, FREDERICK. Lecture on Haiti. The Haitian Pavilion. Dedication Ceremonies Delivered at the World's Fair in Jackson Park, Chicago, Jan. 2d 1893. 57 pages. Crown 8vo, original glazed gray wrappers, decoratively printed in black and red. (Chicago: Violet Agents Supply Co., 1893)

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(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--HAITI.) Le Negre Arme.

Lot 52: (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--HAITI.) Le Negre Arme.

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Description: THE ARMED BLACK (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--HAITI.) Le Negre Arme. Stiple engraving, 14 x 18-3/4 inches; some wear along the edges; paper toned and slightly "dusty"; damp stain throughout the lower third of the work; a short closed tear to the lower right margin. should be seen. an important work, entirely cleanable and repairable./span [Paris], 1794

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