Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Subject Terms
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Birney, James Gillespie, 1792-1857
- James Gillespie Birney Correspondence
- Inclusive Dates
- MS L34 Birney
- 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
- Published correspondence between the Hon. F. H. Elmore, one of the South Carolina delegation in Congress, and James G. Birney, one of the secretaries of the American Anti-slavery Society.
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Purchased June 1965.
Processed by Special Collections Department staff.
Preferred Form of Citation
James Gillespie Birney Correspondence (MS L34 Birney), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
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James Gillespie Birney (1792-1857) was one of the secretaries of the American Anti-slavery Society.
Scope and Content Note
Correspondence between the Hon. F. H. Elmore, one of the South Carolina delegation in Congress, and James G. Birney, one of the secretaries of the American Anti-slavery Society. Published correspondence, dated New York and Washington, Dec. 4, 1837...May 24, 1838; Publication headed: Human Rights, Extra, Remarks in Explanation. Across the top of front page is handwritten notation: Please read without prejudice and circulate. A letter from Gov. J. S. Conway of Arkansas is included with letters from governors of several slave-holding states who declined to accept complimentary copies of a periodical publication of the American Anti-slavery Society.
The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:
American Anti-Slavery Society
Elmore, F. H. (Franklin Harper), 1799-1850
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:
Box LOC 968
|Box LOC 968||Folder MS L34 Birney||
Correspondence between Hon. F. H. Elmore and James G. Birney, 1837-1838 (8 p. uncut sheet)
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