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Collection Reference Number GLC09397
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1789 
Title The American Museum, volume 6
Date 1789
Document Type Book
Content Description The American Museum Volume VI, Philadelphia, containing twenty articles on African Americans including Samuel Stanhope Smith's "Essay of the Causes of the Variety of Complexion and Figure in the Human Species," Ben Franklin's "Address to the Public from the Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, and the Relief of Free Negroes, Unlawfully Held in Bondage," and a 46-page section of the proceedings of the Congress.
Subjects Abolition  Reform Movement  African American History  Slavery  Congress  Politics  Science and Technology  Freemen  
Theme Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Arts & Literature; 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