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Collection Reference Number GLC00267.104
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1844 
Title An appeal to the people of Massachusetts, on the Texas question
Date 1844
Author Allen, George (1792-1883)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Appeals to the people to oppose the annexation, arguing that adding Texas to the Union will further entrench and empower the institution of slavery. Suggests holding a convention. Attributed to "A Massachusetts Freeman." Printed by Charles C. Little & James Brown.
Subjects Freemen  African American History  Slavery  Abolition  Reform Movement  Texas  Statehood  Treaty  Global History and Civics  Latin and South America  Land Transaction  Westward Expansion  Government and Civics  Law  
People Allen, George (1792-1883)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Government & Politics; Law; Westward Expansion; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859