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Collection Reference Number GLC05939
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1837 
Title The American Anti-Slavery Almanac, for 1838, being the second after Bissextile or Leap-Year, and the 62nd of American Independence. Adapted to most parts of the United States.
Date ca. 1837
Author Southard, Nathaniel (d. 1852)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Labeled Vol. 1 no. 3. Southard serves as editor. Published by D. K. Hitchcock. With front paper engraving depicting William [Lloyd] Garrison attempting to chop down a tree labeled "Slavery" while a minister, soldier, businessman and President Van Buren attempt to support the tree. Contains many illustrations showing the injustices of slavery. Closes with Garrison's address opposing the annexation of Texas to the Union as a "slaveholding country." Edges are extremely delicate.
Subjects Slavery  African American History  Abolition  Reform Movement  President  Military History  Religion  Westward Expansion  Texas  American West  
People Southard, Nathaniel (d. 1852)  Hitchcock, David Keyes (b. 1813)  Garrison, William Lloyd (1805-1879)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Westward Expansion; African Americans; Slavery & Abolition; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859