An Appeal to the Women of the Nominally Free States: Issued by an Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women Held by Adjournments from the 9th to the 12th of May, 1837

Title

An Appeal to the Women of the Nominally Free States: Issued by an Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women Held by Adjournments from the 9th to the 12th of May, 1837

Subject

Slavery -- United States -- Controversial literature -- 1837.
Women abolitionists -- United States.

Description

Angelina and her sister Sarah spoke publically against slavery. The Grimke sisters were key in the developing women's rights movement from their work in the abolitionist movement as exemplified in this pamphlet.

Creator

Grimke, Angelina Emily (1805-1879)

Source

Cover

Publisher

Boston: Isaac Knapp

Date

1839

Files

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Citation

Grimke, Angelina Emily (1805-1879), “An Appeal to the Women of the Nominally Free States: Issued by an Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women Held by Adjournments from the 9th to the 12th of May, 1837,” DeGolyer Library Exhibits, accessed May 27, 2022, https://degolyer.omeka.net/items/show/13.