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Collection Reference Number GLC06593.06
From Archive Folder Resolutions and other papers from the Anti-Slavery Society in New York 
Title Anti-Slavery Society Resolution No. 3
Date ca. 1841
Document Type Miscellany; Non-governmental organization document
Content Description "Resolved that American Slavery is fortified by law, & that the law is made by the Law Maker, & that the lawmaker is made by the votes of the people, thus making the people of the South clearly responsible for the continuance of slavery, in the District of Columbia, in the Territory of Florida, & the internal slave trade." Docketed "passed." Circa date based on GLC06593.09. Location based on GLC06593.10.
Subjects African American History  Abolition  Slavery  Reform Movement  Law  Government and Civics  Washington, D.C.  Slave Trade  
Place written New York
Theme African Americans; Slavery & Abolition; Law; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859