Title: List of Petitions to Mass. Legislature, re. D.C. slave trade & admission of Florida
Start date: 1840-04-03
End date: 1840-04-03
Content: Here is a list of Petitions presented at late session of the Mass. Legislature, two long columns, of names of Petitioners and the number of signers by town, either of a Petition for the abolition of slavery and the slave trade in the District of Columbia, or Petitions For Preventing the admission on Florida to the Union, as a slave state.
(Liberator, April 3, 1840, pg 2)
Notable people involved:
Citations: Liberator, April 3, 1840, pg 2