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Collection Reference Number GLC06593.07
From Archive Folder Resolutions and other papers from the Anti-Slavery Society in New York 
Title Anti-Slavery Society Resolution No. 4
Date ca. 1841
Document Type Miscellany; Non-governmental organization document
Content Description "Resolved that the Church of Jesus Christ by its Constitution & its principles, is bound to use its influence against American Slavery, & that as it is an appointed means for the reformation of the world, that Church is delinquent in which does not put forth active exertions for the overthrow of the system." Docketed "passed." Circa date based on GLC06593.09. Location based on GLC06593.10.
Subjects African American History  Abolition  Slavery  Reform Movement  Religion  Christianity  
Place written New York
Theme African Americans; Slavery & Abolition; Religion; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859