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Resolves relating to Slavery & the Slave Trade & the admission of new States into the Union.
Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society records, 1850-1858
Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society
Winthrop, Robert C. (Robert Charles), 1809-1894
New-York Historical Society
Resolution produced by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts that the United States Congress must abolish slavery in the District of Columbia. Includes note that the "resolves were passed by the House in the 21st, & by the Senate of the 23 March" and that the resolutions are the same that are referred to in the letters of E. Jackson and R. C. Winthrop.
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Resolutions (administrative records)
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