Slavery: its religious sanction, its political dangers, and the best mode of doing it away

A lecture delivered before the Young Mens" [!] Associations of the city of Buffalo, and Lockport, on Friday, January 10, and Monday, January 13, 1851 by John Henry Hopkins

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Statementby John H. Hopkins.
LC ClassificationsE449 .H788
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6529973M
LC Control Number11009334

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